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Stories with subject: Juvenile crime
  • Atlanta student arrested in grandmother's death 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 6:35 pm
  • ATLANTA - Atlanta police say they have arrested a 14-year-old boy in connection with the death of his grandmother.

  • Flea market shooting suspect gets new lawyers 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 1:52 pm
  • LAFAYETTE, Louisiana - A 15-year-old boy charged with first-degree murder in the February killing of a flea market employee told a judge that he had changed his mind about the defense lawyers he wants to represent him.

  • Teen charged in videotaped Houston-area burglary 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 12:22 pm
  • HOUSTON - A teenager has been charged with burglary after security video from inside a Houston-area house showed a man with a flashlight peering at a sleeping toddler in a crib.

  • Lynn teen faces murder charge after friend shot 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 9:23 am
  • LYNN, Massachusetts - Prosecutors have charged a Lynn teenager with murder, not because he allegedly killed someone, but because he was the purported accomplice of another teen fatally shot by the victim of an attempted robbery.

  • Handcuffed 17-year-old flees Hastings police 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 9:16 am
  • HASTINGS, Nebraska - Officers are still searching for a 17-year-old who escaped while being picked up on a juvenile warrant in Hastings.

  • 4 arrested in violent robberies in Phoenix area 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 7:52 pm
  • GLENDALE, Arizona - A man and three teenagers are in custody in connection with a string of violent robberies in west Phoenix and Glendale.

  • Authorities say teen linked to Muscatine fire 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 6:05 pm
  • MUSCATINE, Iowa - Authorities say a 16-year-old boy is linked to a house fire earlier this month in Muscatine.

  • Western Md. teen charged in shooting of vehicle 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 11:56 am
  • CASCADE, Maryland - The Washington County Sheriff's Office says a 17-year-old Cascade boy shot a vehicle in the rural mountain town, but the driver and his two young children weren't hurt.

  • San Diego teen arrested in social media threats 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 9:04 am
  • SAN DIEGO - San Diego police say a 17-year-old student has been arrested on suspicion of making threats via social media against a charter school teacher in Point Loma and a middle school in Clairemont.

  • 10 years for teen who pleads in machete attack 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 2:38 pm
  • COVINGTON, Louisiana - A 16-year-old arrested last year after he allegedly attacked a man with a machete following an argument has pleaded guilty to attempted second-degree murder and was sentenced to 10 years in prison.

  • Classes resume at high school rocked by stabbings 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 12:16 pm
  • MURRYSVILLE, Pennsylvania - Classes resumed Wednesday at a Pittsburgh-area high school where authorities said a student stabbed or slashed 21 others and a security guard a week ago while rampaging through a hallway with two kitchen knives.

  • 13-year-old accused of bringing gun to school 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 9:47 am
  • AURORA, Illinois - An 8th grader at a suburban Chicago middle school was charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon after a loaded handgun was found inside his locker.

  • Teen pleads not guilty in sister's fatal stabbing 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 7:31 pm
  • HACKENSACK, New Jersey - A northern New Jersey teenager has pleaded not guilty to charges that he fatally stabbed his sister at their family's home.

  • Police arrest 16-year-old girl after bank robbery 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 6:58 pm
  • CINCINNATI - Cincinnati police say a 16-year-old girl now in custody is suspected in the lunchtime robbery of a bank.

  • Teen arrested for threat at Rogers High School 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 5:13 pm
  • ROGERS, Arkansas - Police in Rogers say a 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a threatening message written on a boy's bathroom stall at Heritage High School.

  • Fight over marijuana leads to fatal stabbing 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 2:31 pm
  • JACKSON, South Carolina - Investigators say an argument over money that one man owed another man for a bag of marijuana led to a fatal stabbing in Aiken County.

  • Stabbing suspect's mental state is key to the case 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 1:38 pm
  • MURRYSVILLE, Pennsylvania - The legal fate of the 16-year-old boy accused of stabbing or slashing 21 fellow students and a security guard at his high school will probably pivot more on his mental state than his tender age, attorneys say.

  • 'Affluenza' teen's family won't pay full rehab fee 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 7:37 pm
  • FORT WORTH, Texas - The family of a Texas teenager sentenced to probation after killing four people in a drunken-driving wreck will pay for just a fraction of his court-ordered treatment, a court official testified Friday.

  • Teen arrested, brother sought for shooting of boy 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 6:16 pm
  • PHILADELPHIA - Police have arrested a suspect in the shooting of an 11-year-old and are looking for his older brother.

  • 4 Tenn. teens in SC manhunt ordered detained 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 5:17 pm
  • GREENEVILLE, Tennessee - Four teenagers who were extradited to Greene County, Tennessee, after leading South Carolina police on a day-long chase last week have been ordered detained.

  • Teen slaying suspect's probation officer resigns 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 3:29 pm
  • INDIANAPOLIS - An Indianapolis probation officer has resigned amid criticism that he failed to report violations by a 16-year-old who was later charged with killing an Indianapolis man.

  • Teen gets 34 years for fatally shooting boy 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 9:01 am
  • MINNEAPOLIS - A Brooklyn Park teenager is sentenced to more than 34 years in prison for fatally shooting a 13-year-old boy in a case of mistaken identity.

  • Bucksport teen faces charges in fatal crash 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 8:28 am
  • BUCKSPORT, Maine - A 16-year-old Bucksport girl is facing charges in connection with a crash six months ago that took the life of her 15-year-old passenger.

  • RI teen pleads guilty in shooting that killed girl 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 6:26 am
  • PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - A teenager has pleaded guilty to his role in a shooting that killed a 12-year-old girl and injured three women at a graduation party in Providence last year.

  • Teenager arrested after fight with school officer 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 5:32 am
  • SALT LAKE CITY - Authorities have arrested a Utah high school student who is accused of attacking a school resource officer.