What is considered a “juvenile” crime?

Juvenile crimes apply to those individuals who are charged with a crime but who are not considered legal adults yet. These crimes can range in their severity, and they can carry varying consequences as well for a conviction. Some of the most common juvenile crimes include the following:

  • Shoplifting
  • Drunk driving
  • Traffic violations
  • Sexual assault
  • Property damage / Vandalism
  • Minor in possession
  • Minor in consumption
  • Public intoxication
  • Drug crimes

All of these crimes could result in charges against a juvenile, making it advisable to seek legal help from a qualified attorney at Alexander & Associates. Call (972) 420-6560 today to learn more about how we defend juveniles when they are facing criminal charges.