Petra Brown

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Teen charged, second sought in beating death of WWII vet, 88, in Spokane, Wash.

A 16-year-old male was charged as an adult with first-degree murder Friday and a second was being sought in the robbery and death of an 88-year-old World War II veteran who was brutally beaten to death in Spokane, Wash.<p>Demetrius Glenn, accompanied by his lawyer, turned himself in to police Thursday …

Teen Pleads Not Guilty to Additional Rape Charge in Math Teacher Murder

Philip Chism, the teen accused of raping and murdering his high school math teacher, pleaded not guilty today in connection to a second charge of …

Young Inmate Handed Six Life Sentences For Crime Committed At Age 15 Appeals Sentence

In 2006, 15-year-old Travion Blount was given the longest prison sentence ever given to a teenager for a crime other than murder. He was sentenced to …

'Burning Down The House' Makes The Case Against Juvenile Incarceration

The American rate of juvenile incarceration is seven times that of Great Britain, and 18 times that of France. It costs, on average, $88,000 a year to keep a youth locked up — far more than the U.S. spends on a child's education.<p>But the biggest problem with juvenile incarceration, author Nell …

An Unusual Glimpse Behind Bars: Juveniles In The Justice System

In the confines of jail cells, photographer Richard Ross documents children's experiences. He snaps pictures without revealing his subjects' faces, aiming to "give them a voice."<p>The Juvenile-In-Justice project includes photographs of more than 100 facilities in 30 states. The project's website has …

Larry Murphy

<b>Larry Murphy</b> may refer to:<p>Larry Murphy (criminal) (born 1966), Irish convicted rapist and suspected serial killer<br>• Larry Murphy (actor) (born 1972), …