Child Arrested in the State of Florida? Call an Attorney now!
When anyone is arrested it’s a difficult experience, but it can be especially devastating if the person arrested is a juvenile. As a parent you’re not only concerned about what happens now and what you need to do to help your child, but also – what will this arrest will do to your child’s future? When your son or daughter calls you, they will naturally be upset, but you need to remain calm and counsel your child not to answer any questions or talk to anyone until you get there. The very next thing you need to do, no matter what the charges may be, or even if your child is innocent, is to hire an experienced criminal defense attorney to represent your child. Many factors will be taken into consideration in determining how your child will be processed through the criminal system, and these will include the severity of the alleged crime, the age of your child, the past school history and any prior criminal records your child may have. An attorney experienced in the Juvenile Justice System in Florida will be able to immediately assist and guide you through this difficult legal process, right then and right there.Read More