Juveniles http://peoriapublicradio.org en After some juvenile arrests, a fresh start http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/after-some-juvenile-arrests-fresh-start <div>A new law will automatically clear certain arrest records for juveniles when they turn 18. It’s meant to keep arrests that did not result in criminal charges from following kids into adulthood. IPR's Brian Mackey has more.</div><div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The law applies only to arrests for lesser crimes, mostly non-violent. Sex offenses and top felonies will stay on the books, as will any arrest that resulted in formal criminal charges.</span></p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 12:08:06 +0000 Brian Mackey 24582 at http://peoriapublicradio.org After some juvenile arrests, a fresh start 17 year olds who commit felonies could be tried in juvenile court http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/17-year-olds-who-commit-felonies-could-be-tried-juvenile-court <p></p><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Seventeen-year-olds accused of committing felonies would be tried in juvenile court under a measure approved Tuesday in the Illinois House. </span>IPR’S<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Brian Mackey has more.</span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><p> Wed, 17 Apr 2013 11:54:09 +0000 Denise Molina 4124 at http://peoriapublicradio.org 17 year olds who commit felonies could be tried in juvenile court