Juvenile Delinquency in Tipton, TN
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Tipton County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Tennessee often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 2016, a total of 779 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Tipton County. Of that total, 63% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 493 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Tipton County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Tipton County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Tipton County, TN
|Total Square Miles:||473|
|County Contact:|| PO BOX 686
Covington , TN 38019-0686