A child under the age of 17 in California is likely to be tried through the state’s juvenile court system. This system offers juveniles community resources for rehabilitation as well as punishment for their crimes. Common juvenile crimes that California Law Firm has defended juveniles against include, but are not limited to, theft, assault and battery, vandalism, possession of alcohol, underage DUI, possession of marijuana, sexting, and rape. Our Oakland criminal defense attorneys are ready and able to defend your child against crimes such as these and protect your child’s rights, as well as those of you, the parent or guardian. Contact our juvenile crimes lawyers immediately if your child faces charges resulting from juvenile crimes.