Bolivar County Court Records Search

Please enter First Name
Please enter Last Name
Please select a State
Conducting a search is subject to our Terms of Service and Privacy Notice. You acknowledge that is not a consumer reporting agency under the FCRA and the information provided cannot be used for any unlawful purpose. We do not guarantee that information is accurate or up-to-date.

Juvenile Delinquency in Bolivar, MS

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

In 2017, a total of 180 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Bolivar County. Of that total, 91% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 164 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

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

Juvenile Cases Number of cases

Government of Bolivar County, MS

County Seat: Cleveland and Rosedale
Government Type: County
Authority: Home Rule
Year Organized: 1836
Total Square Miles: 906
2019 Population: 31,945
Persons/Square Mile: 0.03
County Contact: PO BOX 698
County Courthouse
Cleveland , MS 38732-0698

Bolivar County, MS Courts