Latest Juvenile crime News

13-year-old arrested in carjacking after police chase

Nov. 29, 2021 21:05 PM EST

ANTIOCH, Calif. (AP) — A 13-year-old boy suspected in a carjacking was arrested after leading police on a chase and crashing the stolen vehicle in the parking lot of an Oakley coffee shop, police said. Antioch police officers on Sunday spotted the vehicle after it was...

Iowa teens plead not guilty in high school teacher's death

Nov. 29, 2021 16:56 PM EST

FAIRFIELD, Iowa (AP) — Two southeastern Iowa teenagers pleaded not guilty Monday to killing their high school Spanish teacher, whose body was found earlier this month in a park where she took daily walks. Willard Noble Chaiden Miller and Jeremy Everett Goodale, both 16,...

Three killed, two injured in weekend violence in Charlotte

Nov. 29, 2021 14:18 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Three people were killed and two others suffered life-threatening injuries after a weekend of violence in North Carolina's largest city, authorities said. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said a series of shootings occurred within a 15-hour period,...

Lincoln police: Teen shot older man in road rage conflict

Nov. 29, 2021 12:43 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 19-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of shooting an older man during what officers believe was a road rage confrontation. Tyler Foster, 19, is accused of shooting a 68-year-old man Sunday afternoon after the man confronted Foster,...

Authorities: Teen in stolen car crashes into police vehicle

Nov. 29, 2021 12:41 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A teenage boy driving a stolen car in New Jersey’s largest city crashed into an unmarked police vehicle while trying to avoid officers, injuring a detective, authorities said. The crash in Newark occurred around 2:25 p.m. Sunday. ...

Boy arrested for allegedly shooting 5-year-old

Nov. 26, 2021 16:29 PM EST

BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. (AP) — Police have arrested a 13-year-old boy suspected of fatally shooting a 5-year-old boy in a Minneapolis suburb. The Star Tribune reported police were called to a home in Brooklyn Park on Thursday evening on report of a...

2nd teen arrested in drive-by shooting near Aurora school

Nov. 25, 2021 12:17 PM EST

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A second 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a drive-by shooting that wounded six students near a school in suburban Denver, police said Wednesday. The boy was arrested Tuesday night after a traffic stop, police said. ...

North Carolina teenager accused of shooting into apartment

Nov. 24, 2021 14:37 PM EST

MAYODAN, N.C. (AP) — A teenager has been jailed following a shooting into an apartment which investigators say was targeted, according to a North Carolina sheriff's office. The Mayodan Police Department said officers responded to an apartment complex around 6:30 p.m....

Utah teenager sentenced in store owner's shooting death

Nov. 24, 2021 13:04 PM EST

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — A Utah teenager has been sentenced in the death of an grocery store owner fatally shot during an attempted robbery. Satnam Singh was beloved by his customers and neighbors and was working that night because he picked up a shift of one of his...

Teen arrested in drive-by shooting near Denver area school

Nov. 23, 2021 17:09 PM EST

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a drive-by shooting near a school in suburban Denver, police said Tuesday. The boy, who was taken into custody Monday night, is suspected of driving one of two cars believed to have been...