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Juvenile Delinquency in Baker, FL

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Baker County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Florida often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.

In 2017, a total of 108 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Baker County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 108 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

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

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Government of Baker County, FL

County Seat: Macclenny
Government Type: County
Authority: Dillon's Rule
Year Organized: 1861
Total Square Miles: 589
2019 Population: 28,283
Persons/Square Mile: 0.02
County Contact: 55 N 3Rd St
County Courthouse
Macclenny , FL 32063-2101

Baker County, FL Courts