Q: My son is 15 and want to detention center til Monday. He took my car for a joyride. What will they do to him for this?
He was already going to court for smoking pot at school. This time they didn't drug test him to see if he was clean. He is on meds for ODD and ADHD.
A: I would hire an Attorney. They could detain or release him.
Timothy Denison agrees with this answer
A: Likely he will have to answer the charge of unauthorized use of a vehicle. He could be detained by the court, but likely will not be unless he has an extensive juvenile record beyond what you’ve detailed here.
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