More Businesses Require Teens to Be Chaperoned by Adults, Curbing Their Independence
The question is: What other public spaces can teens congregate to get away from their tablets and phones — as well as their parents?
4 Minors Arrested in Shooting Death of 16-Year-Old in Escondido: Police
Four minors were arrested Thursday in connection with the deadly shooting of a 16-year-old earlier this month, according to the Escondido Police Department.
‘I Felt Helpless and Alone': Schools Struggle to Staff Up for Youth Mental Health Crisis
Among 18 of the country’s largest school districts, 12 started this school year with fewer counselors or psychologists than they had in fall 2019, according to an analysis by Chalkbeat. As a result, many school mental health professionals have caseloads that far exceed recommended limits, according to experts and advocates, and students must wait for urgently needed help.
Teen Interest in Long-Term Birth Control Soars After Turnover of Roe
Experts say the U.S. Supreme Court’s June ruling overturning Roe v. Wade appears to be sending more teens to their doctors in search of birth control, including long-acting reversible forms like intrauterine devices and implants. Waits for appointments are growing in some areas, Planned Parenthood is getting a flood of questions and doctors report demand even among teens who aren’t...
2 Juvenile Suspects in Drive-By Killing of Mount Hope 14-Year-Old Pleads Not Guilty
One of two teens arrested and accused, alongside three other adults, in the drive-by killing of a 14-year-old in Mount Hope last week pleaded not guilty in Juvenile Court to murder charges.
3 of 5 Suspects in Drive-By Shooting Death of 14-Year-Old Appear in Court
NBC 7’s Rory Devine reports outside of the Downtown courthouse.
Fifth Teen Arrested in Connection to Deadly Drive-By Shooting of 14-Year-Old in Mount Hope
A fifth teenager was arrested in connection to the drive-by shooting death of a 14-year-old boy in Mount Hope, San Diego police announced Thursday.
Teens Arrested in Drive-By of 14-Year-Old
Four males ages 17 to 19 have been arrested in connection to yesterday’s fatal drive-by shooting of a 14-year-old in Mount Hope.
Preteens Can Get Vaxxed Without Parent Under California Bill
California would allow children age 12 and up to be vaccinated without parental consent under a state senator’s proposal