Want to know if the age of Minor to give consent is 18 and can police arest a minor and question him with out his parents been present? Can they charge him with manslaughter for an accidental death to a family member?
Yes, police are allowed to question and detain a minor without parental knowledge or consent. In order to protect the minor, make sure s/he has legal representation by the best criminal defense attorney you can find. Also, make sure the minor does not speak with the authorities or make statements, or consent to searches by law enforcement.
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