In North Carolina, a youth is charged with a juvenile crime, or more commonly referred to as an act of delinquency, if he or she is 15 years of age or younger. As a juvenile, facing the legal system can be even more frightening and daunting than it would be as an adult. Have our Carteret County juvenile defense lawyers at Crowe & Godwin guide you and your child through the juvenile justice system. We can help you protect your child and make sure that these charges do not affect his or her future opportunities.
Typical juvenile charges involve:
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Protecting your child's future starts with hiring the right attorney. At our office, our goal is to help youths charged with crimes find the right rehabilitation program to help him or her start fresh and move on. For young adults, jail is often never the answer. We can help your child find the treatment and counseling programs that he or she truly needs. In some cases, we can push for diversion programs that when completed, may expunge or seal your child's arrest from record.
Discuss the details of your child's arrest and your concerns. We can talk about ways to defend the charges and possible options. We do our best to keep your child out of jail, no matter what the charges entail. Trust in our more than 45 years of proven advocacy and exceptional results.
Call our office at (252) 499-0661 to speak with our team.