Juvenile Arrested With a Gun\ Fort Lauderdale Juvenile Lawyer

Was your child arrested for possession of a gun in Fort Lauderdale? It does happen and more often then you might think. It Happens In Broward County Two boys were  arrested at Apollo Middle School  after one of them brought a gun on campus. An honor roll student appeared before judge after bringing a gun to school. Two students were also  charged after  a gun was  found at a school in Broward county. Prosecutors said a 13-year-old honor roll student told detectives that he found the gun under his father’s bed and brought it school. Juvenile Arrested With A Firearm – Florida Laws 790.22 Use of BB guns, air or gas-operated guns, or electric weapons or devices by minor under 16; limitation; possession of firearms by minor under 18 prohibited; penalties.—(1) The use for any purpose whatsoever of BB guns, air or gas-operated guns, or electric weapons or devices, by any minor under the age of 16 years is prohibited unless such use is under the supervision and in the presence of an adult who is acting with the consent of the minor’s parent. (2) Any adult responsible for the welfare of any child under the age of 16 years who knowingly permits such child to use or have in his or her possession any BB gun, air or gas-operated gun, electric weapon or device, or firearm in violation of the provisions of subsection (1) of this section commits a misdemeanor of the second degree, punishable as provided in s. 775.082 or s. 775.083. (3) A minor under 18 years of age may not possess a firearm, other than an unloaded firearm at...