juvenile News

Chandigarh district court stays arrest of 5 ‘juveniles’ booked for ‘molesting’ 3 tennis players

The court deferred the matter to the Juvenile Justice Board, where the age of the juveniles will be verified.  A detailed judgment in the matter is yet to be released by the court.

Justice league: An attempt to institutionalise juvenile reform and rehabilitation

In Sangli, a novel project involving police, a correctional facility and trading community, seeks to rehabilitate juveniles on the wrong side of law


Nine inmates escape from juvenile remand home in Bihar

Sub Divisional Police Officer(SDPO) of Sheikhpura, Amit Sharan, said the inmates in their teens escaped from the juvenile remand home late Monday night.

Children’s court upholds juvenile board’s order, boy to be tried as adult for murder of cop

Special Public Prosecutor Vaibhav Bagade had submitted before the children’s court that the offence was serious and against a public servant.

Chandigarh: Juvenile held guilty of strangulating 19-yr-old woman, sentence on Friday

The boy had killed his live-in partner, 19-year-old Anita, at Faidan village in 2016. The sentence will be pronounced on Friday.

Ludhiana: Two inmates flee from juvenile home after cutting grills

The younger inmate was booked under sections 457 (trespass), 380 (theft) and 411 (dishonestly receiving stolen property) at Pattran police station and sent to juvenile home on January 7.


Mother and daughter murdered in Noida, juvenile son suspect

Police said the woman had last spoken to her husband around 7.30 pm on Monday. According to CCTV footage from the building, the woman and her two children went out on Monday evening and returned around 8.30 pm.

34 juvenile inmates escape from remand home in Munger

out the 34 inmates who escaped yesterday 11 have returned, efforts are on to trace the remaining 23 juveniles. In all, the remand home houses 86 inmates.

Juvenile sexually assaulted, beaten up by fellow inmates in Rajkot Observation Home

The incident came to light after another teenager, who was also assaulted by his fellow-inmates, managed to run away from the center and complain to his parents.

Youth held for ‘IS link’ not juvenile, says court

A local court in Mumbai rejected the plea by Rizwan’s lawyer who had appealed that the youth be tried as a juvenile. He submitted his Class X certificate as “proof” that his son was 16 years old.