Matter of Kenneth S.


AD1 order dated October 28, 2014, affirming juvenile delinquency adjudication. Decision below: 121 AD3d 593, 995 NYS2d 48. Court of Appeals granted leave January 20, 2015. Argued February 17, 2016.
ISSUES PRESENTED: (1) The warrantless search of the juvenile’s backpack while he was handcuffed and seated in police car. (2) Whether the juvenile was lawfully taken into police custody as a suspected truant.