Yes there should be consequences, and neither kid should just go home to continue on as usual. But anyone who thinks David is going to come out of that detention center environment at 16 an effective and model citizen is just as delusional as he is. Whatever parenting mistakes the grandmother did or did not make aside, she was correct in asserting that if we as a society are going to make the decision to lock up kids, we need to back it up by creating appropriate environments in which to do so…. Ones where there is an actual chance for rehabilitation. Instead we have launching pads for career criminals.