The role of the JAC

A minor who is taken into custody in Florida might be sent to a juvenile assessment center (JAC). One of the key benefits of a JAC is that a police officer does not have to wait for a parent or guardian to pick the minor up. Instead, the minor can be processed and the...

Do these things if you’re accused of shoplifting

On the surface, shoplifting is not the most serious crime. However, depending on the situation, it can result in criminal charges that impact your life in a variety of ways. There are times when shoplifting leads to nothing more than a citation. In more severe cases,...

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