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How can a minor be stopped from running away?


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2006-07-08 21:14:27
2006-07-08 21:14:27

The parents or guardian simply pick up the phone and call the local police or state juvenile authorities. After which a decision is made whether to return and/or compel the minor to remain in the family home or take the minor into custody to await a decision by the judge of the juvenile court.


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It not specifically a crime because nothing will go on the minors record if they runaway. A parent can have the minor placed in juvenile housing if they keep running away though.

It currently when you finished running you had to stopped

It is ultimately up to the parents of the minor child who is caught running away in California. The parents may choose to have their child placed in a detention center for minors instead of letting them return to their home.

If you are a minor, you can be in trouble for running away. Only once you have reached the age of majority, are you free to live where you wish.

He didn't hide. He was running away on horseback from the people who were trying to kill hikm and when he didn't stopped, they killed booth?

what are the dangers of running away

At 16 you are a minor and in trouble if you have run away. It isn't too late so go home. Running away doesn't solve any problem you have.

At 17 years old you are a minor and running away to another state means you are a run away and the law can arrest you and return you home. You can leave home at 18 when you are an adult.

I don't think Olympics have stopped. It is still running every four years.

Yes, of course. You are a minor and they. whether or not they are a minor, are aiding you. Either or both of you can be punished. If the person you ran away with is an adult, then I can pretty well assure you, they are in trouble if caught. That being said, I cannot dismiss the notion that the reason for running away was not without reason or cause. If this is true, and you suffered from abuse, you really should seek help from the authorities. Running away haphazardly is not going to solve your problems, but actually may increase them.

A car that is stopped with the engine running.

No I dOnt think it is if u r running away from home. But if u r running away from the police than yeah.

depends if u r running away from disipline yes if u r running away from abuse no

A running clock is where during the whole game the ball is in play.

Do you mean running away from home? By 18 you are legally an adult, so for running away from home, no, but if you are kidnaped they will still search for you.

If you're thinking about running away, it's not a good idea.

They would be an unaccompanied minor. If picked up by the police, they will be returned to their home or placed in child protective services location.

The police will take him/her into custody, call the parents, and a court date may be set if any laws were broken.

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He stopped because he is maniac.Like they can do anything.

In the movie he said that he was tired and just stopped running.

When a minor runs away in the state of Georgia, they are returned to the custody of their parents and a court date is set up. Depending on the juveniles criminal history they may be sentenced to probation or community service.

Forrest Gump was a movie about a man that encountered many historical events. When Forrest stopped running, it was announced that President Reagan was shot. This happened in 1980.

Kentucky considers a child who runs away for more than three day in a year, habitual runaway. The minor can be charged court cost, jailed or and placed in juvenile detention.

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