Category: Juvenile Crimes

Category: Juvenile Crimes

What Happens: Underage DUI Convictions

One night, one night is all it takes for someone to go from a perfectly clean record to a DUI charge. Regardless of the circumstances surrounding the charge, prosecutors take DUIs seriously, and they typically call for severe consequences. So what repercussions does a juvenile face when a judge convicts him or her of an underage DUI charge? Consequences of an Underage DUI Conviction Colorado, like most states, has a “zero tolerance” policy when it[ ... ]

Teen Sexting Laws in Colorado

Sexting has grown in popularity in recent years, particularly amongst teens above any other age group. The state of Colorado recently passed a new law regarding teen sexting, as this House Bill works in favor of teenagers who are caught sexting. Consequences have been lessened, particularly in instances in which teenagers send sexually explicit emails to juveniles. If you or a loved one has been accused or charged with a teen sexting crime, it is essential you don’[ ... ]

How is the Juvenile Justice System Different?

If your child is charged with a crime but is under the age of 18, he or she will likely face consequences from the juvenile justice system. State and federal laws can be very strict and limiting, and the penalties for breaking such regulations can be severe for adults and children alike. As a parent or guardian, it is important that you understand how juvenile cases are handled differently from standard criminal cases and in what way they may be similar.[ ... ]

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