Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Texas Juvenile Law

TermDefinition
What can be done with a Juvenile who commits an offense Detain up to 6 hours, Take to parents, Take to school, refer to justice system, write citation, 1st offender program
Maximum time Juvenile can be sentenced 40 years
When is a statement by a child NOT admissable During detention hearing
Primary purpose of investigation when dealing with incidents involving children Protection of the child
Interfering with CPS investigation is a . . . Misdemeanor B
Color for Krypts Blue
Color for Bloods Red
Why do gangs use grafiti mark territory, deface others grafiti, challenge others
Most common gang crime Drugs
Most effective way for police to deal with gangs Enforce the law
Juvenile justice code enforces against Delinquency, Conduct in need of supervision, Designed to protect and rehabilitate
What police officer does when investigating runaway Make a report, notify parents
Delinquent conduct could also include a MC if charged with Contempt of court
Juvenile court can defer for _____ days and then ______ the charges 90, dismiss
What must happen if a child is put in a non-approved detention facility Must be released immediately
Who must you tell if you are taking a child into custody Parents
Definition of a child for custody purposes 10 to 16, includes 17 if crime committed before 17
Status Offender A child who commits an act that would NOT be a crime as an adult
Non Offender Juvenile that is a victim or witness or involved in custody battle
Custodian Adult that the child resides with is the. . .
Created by: DSO Academy