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