Juvenile Delinquency in Tallapoosa, AL
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Tallapoosa County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Alabama often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 193 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Tallapoosa County. Of that total, 63% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 121 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Tallapoosa County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Tallapoosa County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Tallapoosa County, AL
|Total Square Miles:||766|
|County Contact:|| 125 N Broadnax St Rm 131
Dadeville , AL 36853-1300
Tallapoosa County, AL Courts
Tallapoosa County Probate Court
Address: 125 North Broadnax Street, Dadeville, AL 36853