Just as there is a list of the worst parents of 2017, there is also a list of the worst teenagers of 2017. Usually, juvenile courts adjudicate crimes committed by children or teens, taking into account the idea of helping teens understand the gravity of their crimes, while at the same time delivering a punishment that will not cripple the offender for the rest of his or her life. However, there are times when a crime is so savage that regardless of the age of the delinquent, no juvenile court punishment will suffice. In these rare and violent cases, teens are tried as adults. The awful teenagers who commit such dark crimes are the deeply depraved and psychotic.
Being a teen is difficult. Between all of the hormones, conflicting emotions, peer pressure, and parental expectations, it’s no wonder that teenagers need to let off a bit of steam from time to time. However, there is a difference between a little havoc and committing heinous criminal acts. These out-of-control teenagers push the limits of violence and depravity. Check out news about the worst teens of 2017 below, and be warned: their true tales are shockingly gruesome.