Juvenile Delinquency in Roane, TN
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Roane County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Tennessee often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 2016, a total of 343 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Roane County. Of that total, 36% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 123 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Roane County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Roane County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Roane County, TN
|Total Square Miles:||395|
|County Contact:|| PO BOX 643
Kingston , TN 37763-0643
Roane County, TN Courts
Roane County TN CourtHouse
Address: 200 East Race Street, Suite 11, Kingston, TN 37763