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Riverside Juvenile Crime Attorney

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Young people make mistakes. It's just part of growing up. However, when those mistakes cross into the realm of criminal activity, they can result in serious and lasting negative consequences. In some instances, the liability for a minor's crimes can fall onto the parents. In other cases, parents lose their parental rights and their children become wards of the state.

At Blumenthal & Moore our Riverside juvenile crime lawyers know how to defend young people accused of any criminal activity, from truancy to homicide.

Call us to schedule your no-cost, no-obligation consultation.

Defending Your Child from a Wide Range of Charges

If your child has been accused of a crime, it is important to seek representation from a Riverside criminal defense attorney who understands the significant differences between state court and juvenile court. For representation you can rely on in cases of juvenile crime, contact our team at Blumenthal & Moore.

Our attorneys represent juveniles accused of all types of crimes, including:

  • Underage drinking
  • DUI/drunk driving
  • Drug crimes
  • Graffiti/tagging
  • Assault and battery
  • Firearm and gun offenses
  • Statutory rape
  • Sex crimes
  • Gang-related offenses
  • Theft
  • Shoplifting
  • homicide-murder
  • Truancy

What are the Penalties for Juvenile Crimes in California?

The California juvenile justice system seeks to rehabilitate rather than punish youthful offenders. The goal is to prevent juveniles from becoming adult offenders. However, if a crime is particularly serious or violent, the district attorney may attempt to move the case to adult court—even if the minor is as young as 14 years old. Our attorneys will fight to keep such cases in the juvenile court system.

Charges involving gang-related activity are particularly serious for a juvenile because they carry the same maximum sentences as they do for adult crimes. In addition, many juvenile adjudications (convictions) qualify as strikes under California's Three Strikes and You're Out sentencing program

No matter what crime your child has been accused of committing, you can depend on our legal team to build a solid defense strategy aimed at minimizing the negative consequences for your child today and in the future.

Safeguarding Your Child’s Future: (951) 682-5110

When your child is in trouble with the law and you don't know where to turn, contact Blumenthal & Moore. The initial consultation is no charge.

Call (951) 682-5110 to begin discussing your case.

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    Whether it's a misdemeanor or more serious charge, we've handled it all.

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