They are simply not mature enough.
JERSEY CITY - A young teen has been arrested for allegedly posting a video online of a sex act between him and a 13-year-old girl.
The Hudson County Prosecutor's Office says the 15-year-old Jersey City teen was arrested at Dickinson High School on Wednesday.
The suspect is charged with two counts of invasion of privacy.
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Investigators say the video was posted on a social media website. Parents and students say they are both shocked and saddened by the alleged video posting.
The Jersey City School District Chief of Staff told News 12 New Jersey that the district could not comment on the case, but that it expects its students to be responsible consumers of technology.
The prosecutor's office says the investigation is still ongoing and that the teen was released into the custody of his mother.
He should appear before a judge in the next two to three weeks.
***Just want to clarify, I am not blaming FB or cellphones. I am saying kids are too immature to handle the responsibility of having them. I definitely believe this is a parenting issue. Just wanted to clear that up ***
UPDATE 2: More mature teens & their cellphones....
BERNARDS TOWNSHIP - Students in Bernards Township have until Monday to delete explicit pictures from their phones or face criminal charges.
Administrators at William Annin Middle School recently found nude pictures of students on several cellphones. They then worked out an arrangement with police.
Students have until Monday to delete the pictures or be suspended for five days and face child pornography charges.