youth crime

Youth charged with attempted armed robbery

premium_icon Youth charged with attempted armed robbery

A 16-year-old has been charged with the attempted armed robbery

Mackay child locked in adult facility for 19 days

premium_icon Mackay child locked in adult facility for 19 days

Court hears of 'difficult' experience in maximum-security facility

SHOCKING: Teens spread rat poison over family's backyard

premium_icon SHOCKING: Teens spread rat poison over family's backyard

Family consider fleeing town as youth crime pressure mounts.

Teens charged over violent Red Rooster carjacking

premium_icon Teens charged over violent Red Rooster carjacking

13-year-old girl among group of alleged offenders

Kids commit three offences in four hours

premium_icon Kids commit three offences in four hours

Three offences in four hours by youngsters in the South Burnett.

Disturbing trends feeding youth crime 'epidemic' revealed

premium_icon Disturbing trends feeding youth crime 'epidemic' revealed

More than 600 juvenile offences were recorded on Coast last month

‘We need action on problem kids’

premium_icon ‘We need action on problem kids’

Oh Big Brother, do we have a problem.

Offenders as young as 10 steal cars, enter businesses

premium_icon Offenders as young as 10 steal cars, enter businesses

Young offenders are being dealt with under the Youth Justice Act.

How was a 14-year-old allowed behind the wheel?

premium_icon How was a 14-year-old allowed behind the wheel?

OPINION: Can't help but ask, where were the parents?

Youth watch-house holdings blasted

premium_icon Youth watch-house holdings blasted

'At the very least, we need to regulate how kids are managed'

UP 400%: Bundy's growing number of 10-year-old law breakers

premium_icon UP 400%: Bundy's growing number of 10-year-old law breakers

Lawyer backs calls for criminal responsibility age to be raised

‘I was just screaming, crying, I was such an emotional mess’

premium_icon ‘I was just screaming, crying, I was such an emotional mess’

'They thought it was extremely funny that obviously I was petrified'

Program to help youth caught in life of crime on the way

premium_icon Program to help youth caught in life of crime on the way

The facility aims to be up and running by April

Bundy youth detained after bashing, attempted robbery

premium_icon Bundy youth detained after bashing, attempted robbery

Court hears youth part of group that attacked innocent people

OPINION: Time for rethink on young crims after huge costs

premium_icon OPINION: Time for rethink on young crims after huge costs

Money spent on detention better used elsewhere

'Lock your doors': What happened to idyllic suburb?

'Lock your doors': What happened to idyllic suburb?

IT WAS designed as the perfect suburb for young families.

Mayor robbed, moved by plight of youth crims

Mayor robbed, moved by plight of youth crims

Youth crime issue hits new heights

'I'M QUIETLY CHEERING': Youth crime hits all-time low

'I'M QUIETLY CHEERING': Youth crime hits all-time low

JUVENILE offences down in most categories except 2 in Southern Downs

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