Category Archives: Juvenile Crime

11Oct, 2018

Common Halloween Activities That Could Get Your NC Teen Arrested
Posted By: Schlosser & Pritchett

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

11Oct, 2017

Watch Your Teens: “Raise the Age” in North Carolina Still Not in Effect
Posted By: Schlosser & Pritchett

Watch Your Teens: "Raise the Age" in North Carolina Still Not in Effect

This summer, our state passed a law stating that juveniles who are 16 and 17 will no longer be automatically charged as adults for misdemeanors and low-level felonies. We were the last state in the entire country to “raise the 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