Teenagers, Crime, and Truancy

Legal Information

Other Family Problems

15 Resource(s) Found

Anti-Bullying and Harassment

A South Carolina Legal Services brochure that describes what to do when your suspect that your child is a victim of bullying.

Immigrants and Education

PDF document (may load slowly).

National Inventory of the Collateral Consequences of Conviction

An interactive tool that lets you figure out different legal consequences of a criminal conviction.

Student Expulsion Brochure

This brochure highlights rights and facts regarding youth expulsion in schools.

Talking to Children about the Shooting

Tips to help children who are struggling with their thoughts and feelings about the stories and images of the shooting.

Tips for Parents on Media Coverage

Tips for parents to protect their children by helping them understand media coverage of community events.

Youth for Justice

This website offers lesson plans for teachers as well as legal education resources for middle-school and high school students. The site also offers resources on violence prevention.

Cyber Safety (The NetSmartz Workshop)

The NetSmartz Workshop is an interactive, educational safety resource that teaches kids and teens how to stay safer on the Internet. NetSmartz combines the newest technologies available and the most current information to create high-impact educational activities that are well received by even the most tech-savvy kids. Parents, guardians, educators, and law enforcement also have access to additional resources for learning and teaching about the dangers children may face online. NetSmartz was created by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) and Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA).

Teen Law 101 - Additional Laws

Teen Law 101: Topics on this page include indecent exposure, gambling, tattoos/piercings, disorderly conduct, and gangs.

What Should I Do…?

Checklist for preventing and coping with sexual assault.

The Juvenile Criminal System

The juvenile court system is set up to guide and rehabilitate young people. It’s similar to the adult system, but with important variations. These web pages contain more information about rights and the process used in the juvenile court system.

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