Before you plea, you should be aware of the Collateral Consequences of Juvenile Convictions or Adjudications. Think About It!
A Juvenile Record Can...
PREVENT you from:
- Getting a job
- Getting accepted to college or graduate school
- Joining the military
- Becoming a U.S. citizen
You MAY be...
- SUSPENDED or EXPELLED from school.
- Required to register as a sex offender.
- EVICTED from public housing.
Your record is NOT always private, the following may have access:
- THE GENERAL PUBLIC
- SCHOOL OFFICIALS
- POTENTIAL EMPLOYERS