Latest Juvenile crime News

Boy accused of making bomb threat at South Florida school

Apr. 09, 2021 13:38 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A 12-year-old boy has been arrested after making a bomb threat at his South Florida school, sheriff's officials said. The student was arrested Thursday after detectives with the Broward Sheriff's Office identified him as the person who sent...

Suspect arrested over Easter linked to French church plot

Apr. 08, 2021 05:18 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — French anti-terrorism investigators said Thursday that an 18-year-old woman arrested over the Easter weekend was suspected of planning an attack on a church. New details have emerged about the teen, who was living in a housing project in Beziers, in...

Police: Teen charged in shooting that struck boy, 4, in arm

Apr. 07, 2021 19:16 PM EDT

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina say they've arrested a 17-year-old in connection with a shooting that left a 4-year-old boy wounded. The Winston-Salem Journal reported Tuesday that teenager is accused by the city's police of firing a gun from a car...

4 adults, 1 teen charged in 4 murders for money, revenge

Apr. 07, 2021 17:36 PM EDT

CINCINNATI, Ohio (AP) — Four adults and a juvenile have been charged with killing four people in the first two months of the year for money and revenge, authorities said Hamilton County prosecutors said Wednesday that 21-year-old Carl Godfrey and 18-year-old Jason Gray...

Vermont teen pleads not guilty to involuntary manslaughter

Apr. 07, 2021 12:46 PM EDT

RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont teen has pleaded not guilty to an involuntary manslaughter charge that police say was the result of “showboating” with a handgun. Kahliq Richardson, 18, appeared in Rutland criminal court Monday in connection to the death of Jonah...

5 arrested after suspected human smuggling in California

Apr. 07, 2021 12:46 PM EDT

IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Three men and a teenager suspected of swimming around a U.S.-Mexico border wall were arrested in Southern California, federal authorities said. The Border Patrol said two other men suspected of picking up the trio in an SUV on the U.S....

Man gets 30 years in shooting deaths of 2 Colorado teens

Apr. 05, 2021 18:27 PM EDT

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to conspiracy in the shooting deaths of two Colorado Springs teenagers was sentenced Monday to 30 years in prison. Marco Garcia-Bravo, 34, was sentenced during a tearful hearing after previously pleading guilty to...

Police: 3 teens shot, 2 men arrested in Virginia Beach

Apr. 04, 2021 17:38 PM EDT

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia Beach say that three teenagers have been shot and that one of them has died. The shootings come one week after two people were killed and several people were injured during a spate of shootings along the city's oceanfront. ...

Prosecutor: Atlantic City Store owner dies after robbery

Apr. 03, 2021 12:24 PM EDT

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Prosecutors in New Jersey say they are investigating the death of the owner of a store on the Atlantic City boardwalk who collapsed after he was allegedly threatened by a knife-wielding 12-year-old during a confrontation with multiple juveniles at his shop. ...

Police: Man run over with his own car during a carjacking

Apr. 03, 2021 10:52 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — A man has died after he was run over with his own vehicle during a carjacking in Baltimore, police said. The Baltimore Sun reports that a 16-year-old was taken into custody and that two other suspects remain at large. Police have...