Juveniles charged with crimes up 42% from last year

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 18, 2022 6:28 AM CT | Published: November 18, 2022 4:00 AM CT

And, of all juvenile criminal cases, 40% involved juveniles who are considered repeat offenders. 


Memphis Shelby Crime Commission juvenile crime
Julia Baker

Julia Baker

Julia Baker covers Memphis and Shelby County’s law enforcement agencies and is a member of The Daily Memphian’s public safety reporting team. A lifelong Memphian, Julia graduated from the University of Memphis in 2021. Other publications and organizations she has written for include Chalkbeat, Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent magazine and Memphis magazine.


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