Juvenile Delinquency in Mcminn, TN
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Mcminn County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Tennessee often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2016, a total of 473 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Mcminn County. Of that total, 40% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 190 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Mcminn County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Mcminn County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of McMinn County, TN
|Total Square Miles:||432|
|County Contact:|| 6 E Madison Ave
Athens , TN 37303-3697
Mcminn County, TN Courts
McMinn County TN CourtHouse
Address: 9 East Madison Avenue, Athens, TN 37303