Many teens commit crimes all over America because they are above the law. They would commit felonies like underage drinking, theft, or murder. Children of all ages are capable of breaking the law, but it can be expected that adolescents tend to break the law during their middle and high school years. Unfortunately, committing a felony has consequences that can last a lifetime that parents always punish for. While minors are often thought of as children making mistakes, they are still humans influence by the people around them, have the knowledge what is right or wrong and. Therefore, children crimes should not held their parents responsible for their actions.