Juvenile Delinquency in Wakulla, FL
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Wakulla County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Florida often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 78 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Wakulla County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 78 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Wakulla County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Wakulla County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Wakulla County, FL
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|County Contact:|| PO BOX 1263
Crawfordville , FL 32326-1263
Wakulla County, FL Courts
Wakulla County FL Courthouse
Address: 3056 Crawfordville Highway, Crawfordville, FL 32327