Top 14 kids arrested 2017-11-26T20:05:41+00:00

Top 14 kids arrested

SOURCE: Tampa Bay Times


Of the 14 top kids arrested for teen auto theft, at least…

12 were boys

12 were black

11 had domestic violence in their homes

10 had a parent or guardian receiving child support payments

10 appeared in police reports before they were 9 years old

8 were arrested by age of 14

8 had a parent spend time in jail or prison

8 lived with families who faced eviction

8 attended two of the worst-performing middle schools in south Pinellas

6 were possible victims in child abuse or neglect complaints or investigations

4 are currently in adult jails or prisons