NJ Juvenile Shoplifting Charges
It’s generally understood that teenagers are more likely to make mistakes than adults. Whether it’s a pre-teen who just doesn’t know any better, or an older kid caving to peer pressure, just about every parent knows that feeling of finding out that their child has done something that they simply shouldn’t have done. When the... Read More»
Top 7 Criminal & Motor Vehicle Charges Involving Alcohol in NJ
Alcohol is as popular as ever in New Jersey, with more and more people drinking socially during “happy hours,” at night, and on weekends. But one beer from the fridge, or one glass of wine at the bar or restaurant, can quickly turn into several drinks, and soon the drinker may be cognitively impaired. This... Read More»
What is the Difference Between Juvenile Court and Criminal Court in NJ?
The New Jersey legal system handles juvenile cases differently from how it handles adult criminal cases. Even the terminology applicable in each court system is different. Adults are convicted of crimes, while juveniles are “adjudicated delinquent.” Adults are arrested, whereas juveniles are “taken into custody.” If your child has a ... Read More»
Teenager Vandalizes the Wrong Building
Hoboken police were able to arrest a teenager allegedly responsible for a string of rapid vandalism for stray painting at least 13 separate buildings with tags such as “Bone” and “B1”. However, the sneaky teen tagger made a fatal mistake when he decided to spray paint his call sign on a building equipped with ... Read More»