Data shows juvenile charges climbed 30% in 2022 from year before

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 10, 2023 10:09 PM CT | Published: March 10, 2023 3:43 PM CT

The number of delinquent charges against juveniles in Memphis and Shelby County increased 30.3% in 2022 from the year before, according to data from the Memphis Shelby Crime Commission. 


Memphis Shelby Crime Commission
Julia Baker

Julia Baker

Julia Baker covers criminal justice for The Daily Memphian. 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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