Latest Juvenile crime News

Washington police arrest teen planning Columbine-like attack

Sep. 20, 2019 3:50 PM EDT

COLLEGE PLACE, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state teenager has been arrested after his mother reported his journal contained plans of a school attack on the anniversary of the 1999 Columbine High School shooting. Authorities say the 17-year-old College Place High School student was arrested Tuesday and...

3 teens arrested for threats to North Carolina high school

Sep. 20, 2019 1:05 PM EDT

NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) — Police have arrested three teenagers accused of threatening violence against a North Carolina high school. The New Bern Police Department says in a Friday news release that investigators were tipped off Wednesday to threats of a violent attack at New Bern High School. Police said two...

Woman, 19, charged in deadly Kansas trailer park shooting

Sep. 20, 2019 10:57 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 19-year-old woman has been charged in the deadly shooting of a man at a Kansas City Kansas, trailer park over Labor Day weekend. The Kansas City Star reports that Alexia Lasha Hendricks is jailed on $150,000 bond on charges of second-degree murder and aggravated robbery in the...

Teen charged with arson, murder in family's fiery death

Sep. 20, 2019 8:27 AM EDT

DAVISVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — A 16-year-old West Virginia girl accused of intentionally setting a fire that killed two family members has been charged as an adult. News outlets report an indictment was unsealed Thursday stating Madison Wine is being charged as an adult with murder, attempted murder, arson and...

Sheriff: 12-year-old promised to be next school shooter

Sep. 19, 2019 7:52 AM EDT

MOSS BLUFF, La. (AP) — Authorities in Louisiana say a 12-year-old charged with terrorizing had threatened to become "the next school shooter." News outlets report authorities were alerted Sunday about a possible threat to Moss Bluff Middle school by a student. A Calcasieu Parish sheriff statement says the...

Police: Student accused of having loaded gun at high school

Sep. 19, 2019 7:32 AM EDT

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 19-year-old Ohio high school student accused of having a loaded handgun at school has been charged with carrying a concealed weapon. Ticqcwon Brent was arraigned Wednesday in Akron Municipal Court on charges that also include tampering with evidence and illegal...

Teen arrested in fatal Oceanside brawl

Sep. 18, 2019 7:04 PM EDT

OCEANSIDE, N.Y. (AP) — Police on Long Island say they've arrested a teenager involved the fatal brawl in Oceanside. Nassau County police said Wednesday that 18-year-old Tyler Flach, of Lido Beach, has been arrested on murder charges in the death of Khaseen Morris. The 16-year-old Morris had been stabbed in...

74-year-old woman among 3 people who allegedly killed a man

Sep. 18, 2019 8:43 AM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A 74-year-old woman and a 15-year-old boy are among three people who allegedly took turns shooting a man to death inside a New Jersey laundromat. Mercer County prosecutors say 74-year-old Eudean McMillan, 37-year-old Darryl Parker and the 15-year-old have been charged in the slaying of...

Authorities find S Carolina teen wanted in fatally shooting

Sep. 18, 2019 6:12 AM EDT

LANCASTER, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina teen accused of fatally shooting a man was caught by authorities in Alabama after fleeing the scene. News outlets report the 17-year-old was arrested Tuesday. The teen is being charged with murder and possession of a weapon in the death of 19-year-old Jaquavious...

Buckeye police say student posted fake school threat

Sep. 18, 2019 12:33 AM EDT

BUCKEYE, Ariz. (AP) — Police in Buckeye say a 15-year-old student has been arrested after posting a fictitious threat about his high school. The boy's name hasn't been released because he's a juvenile. Buckeye Union High School officials say they received information Tuesday about a post to a social media...