Although children are not typically charged with crimes in Indiana, a juvenile delinquency or Child in Need of Services (“CHINS”) proceeding can result in a child being removed from a parent’s care. A child facing charges has the same rights as an adult, including the right to legal counsel. If you or your child are facing a juvenile court proceeding or investigation in the greater Indianapolis, IN area, please contact our juvenile court attorney for a free consultation. Our juvenile court attorney in the greater Indianapolis, IN area can explain the scope of authority granted to these agencies and help protect your rights.