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Juvenile Delinquency in Macon, AL

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Macon County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Alabama often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.

In 2017, a total of 47 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Macon County. Of that total, 51% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 24 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

A lot of counties, including, Macon County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Macon County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.

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Government of Macon County, AL

County Seat: Tuskegee
Government Type: County
Authority: Dillon's Rule
Year Organized: 1832
Total Square Miles: 613
2019 Population: 18,755
Persons/Square Mile: 0.03
County Contact: 101 E Rosa Parks Ave
County Courthouse
Tuskegee , AL 36083-1735

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