Teens #killed in #Fort #Lauderdale #crash were about to #graduate from #Pine #Crest

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Two teenagers who were killed in a fiery crash Tuesday in Fort Lauderdale were preparing to graduate from the Pine Crest School. Dr. Dana Markham, president of Pine Crest School, confirmed Wednesday that the victims were seniors at the school. Fort Lauderdale police Detective Tracy Figone…

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Teen #linked to #vehicle #break-ins in #Brookland and #Jonesboro

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – Detectives in Jonesboro and Brookland say a 19-year-old man on parole for a string of vehicle break-ins last year, recently broke into several more vehicles. Zachary Williamson faces a combined 10 counts of breaking or entering-articles from a vehicle, five counts of theft of a firearm,…

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Pastor #arrested over #teenager #kidnapped at #taxi #park

Kampala. A born-again pastor and three others have been arrested over the murder of a 19-year-old girl Brinah Nalule who was kidnapped from Kampala Old Taxi Park on Sunday night. Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigire identified the pastor as Ronald Wambuzi who runs a church in Namwezi, Mbikko in…

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Traffic #tickets play #role in #teen #murder #suspect’s pre-trial #release #terms

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – An Albuquerque teen charged in a road-rage shooting case won’t be forced to stay behind bars through trial, but a judge cracked down on the terms of her release all because traffic tickets. Alexis Rogers, 19, is facing murder, conspiracy, evidence tampering and other charges in…

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New #app to #phase out #cyber #bullying

Sticks ‘n Stones, a teen-led charity, has launched a free web app to help young people dealing with online negativity and harm. With the support of the Vodafone New Zealand Foundation, Netsafe and New Zealand Police, ICON (In Case of Online Negativity) was co-designed and created by teens and Sticks…

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Man #jailed for #non-recent #sexual #abuse of a #teenager

A man has been jailed for four years after pleading guilty to child sexual abuse dating back more than 10 years. Faisal Ahmed, 42, from Luton, was sentenced at Luton Crown Court on, Friday, (4 May) after pleading guilty to two counts of sexual activity with a child. Ahmed received…

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Pharmacy #knowledge, #policy create #barriers to #emergency #contraception for #Texan #teens

Although levonorgestrel emergency contraception is available in nearly three-quarters of pharmacies located in Texas, many barriers still exist for adolescents who want to receive the medication, such as age requirements, needing a prescription for access and mandatory counseling from a pharmacist, according to research presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies…

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‘There’s #blood #everywhere’: #Teen accused of #premeditated #murder of 11-year-old #brother

STREETSBORO, OHIO — An Ohio teen has been charged with aggravated murder in the fatal shooting of his 11-year-old brother, an act that police officials said was premeditated. Streetsboro Police Department officials said that officers and city fire medics responded just after 9:30 p.m. Monday to the boys’ home, where…

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Experts #warn #students about #dangers #online

Bermuda’s children are at risk from an “epidemic” of cyberbullying, sexting and online sexual images, experts warned yesterday. Deana Puccio, a New York specialist invited to speak at a conference organised by island online safety group Cyber Tips, said youngsters could leave themselves open to serious risk online without realising…

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Teen #accused of #murdering #mother with #help of two #friends

ASHLAND, Mass. – A 15-year-old and his friend drugged, strangled and stabbed his mother to death at a home in Maine, according to court documents. Kimberly Mironovas, 47, was found stabbed and strangled to death at her home in Litchfield, Maine, early on Sunday morning. Police say the woman, originally…

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