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Hi Ive had many challenges over the past 4 years with my teenager

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Hi I've had many challenges over the past 4 years with my teenager child who is now 16. They have attacked me and terrorised my other child, damaged our home on numerous occasions and the police have arrested my teenage child several times. I have now discovered they are taking drugs and have begun threatening me with violence once again if I don't had over my bank card. They left home yesterday to stay with a friend as my teenage child is 16 but I'm scared for them to come home. What can I do as I have parental responsibility? I'm based in England.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
My name is ***** *****
I will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
Do you wish to have the child home?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Ideally yes I'd like to have them at home but I've exhausted all avenues.
I can't put my other child at risk.

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
How old is the younger child?
Clare
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

14 years and has special needs

Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
Hi
is your older child still out of the house
Clare

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