"Juveniles are the ones they harass a lot, and they get their way with the juveniles because there ain't much a juvenile can do. Some juveniles don't even have support and they just take advantage of it."
This story is featured at the East End Food Coop and is part of Hear Me’s Youth-Police Relations Campaign in partnership with Allies for Children.
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