Category Archives: Juvenile Crime

03Jan, 2020

With Raise the Age Now Law in NC, Can My Kid Be Charged as an Adult?
Posted By: Schlosser & Pritchett

With Raise the Age Now Law in NC, Can My Kid Be Charged as an Adult?

A new law has just gone into effect in North Carolina, known as “Raise the Age.” As of December 1st, 2019, North Carolina courts are no longer automatically trying 16- and 17-year-old offenders as adults. 

Instead, some crimes committed by Continue reading

11Oct, 2018

Common Halloween Activities That Could Get Your NC Teen Arrested
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Common Halloween Activities That Could Get Your NC Teen Arrested

Halloween pranks and partying can be harmless fun. However, if your teen gets involved in the wrong kind of “fun,” he or she could be arrested. North Carolina law enforcement officials will be on the lookout this Halloween for criminal Continue reading

28Sep, 2015

8 Warning Signs of Teen Dating Violence Parents Should Watch For
Posted By: Schlosser & Pritchett

8 Warning Signs of Teen Dating Violence Parents Should Watch For
“This is happening in silence.”

That’s how Stephanie Francis, the Director of Education Training and Engagement in domestic violence at Interact in Raleigh described our country’s teen dating violence problem to reporters from ABC 11. Recent studies from Interact Continue reading