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36 Year old man arrested after allegedly selling drugs to two teen girls
36 Year old man arrested after allegedly selling drugs to two teen girls

A Nashville man is facing a felony charge in Murfreesboro for the alleged sell of drugs in our community and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

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Sex Trafficking in Rutherford County a Big Business
Sex Trafficking in Rutherford County a Big Business

Over 100 juvenile and adult sex trafficking cases were reported in Rutherford, Coffee and Davidson Counties in 2011 alone. That would be over 100 in each county, according to one study year.

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Juvenile Justice Task Force Releases Policy Recommendations
Juvenile Justice Task Force Releases Policy Recommendations

The Joint Ad-hoc Blue Ribbon Tennessee Task Force on Juvenile Justice delivered to state leaders a set of data-driven policy recommendations intended to:

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Murfreesboro man to file plea in Soliciting Sexual Exploitation of a Minor case
Murfreesboro man to file plea in Soliciting Sexual Exploitation of a Minor case

The Murfreesboro resident is accused of engaging in sexual activity or simulated sexual activity for a teenager to view by way of the internet (This information according to the charge of TCA 39-13-529 (b) against Moore).

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Reforming juveniles instead of jailing them in Tennessee
Reforming juveniles instead of jailing them in Tennessee

Reforming juveniles instead of simply holding them behind bars was the topic of discussion at a recent meeting on the Legislative Plaza.

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Murfreesboro Police Looking for Runaway Juvenile
Murfreesboro Police Looking for Runaway Juvenile

Murfreesboro Police are looking for a runaway juvenile. Spokesman Kyle Evans tells NewsRadio WGNS Brittany Barker, age 16, was in DCS custody and released to her mother to be taken to a Mt. Juliet facility.

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Tennessee research on the juvenile justice system
Tennessee research on the juvenile justice system

State Representative Mike Sparks (R-Smyrna) this month was appointed to be a member of a bi-partisan committee handpicked by House Speaker, Beth Harwell, to research and analyze key issues surrounding the juvenile justice system.

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Sexual Abuse Alleged Inside Walmart
Sexual Abuse Alleged Inside Walmart

If you saw a lot of police action at Walmart on Monday afternoon, officers were responding to a child abuse call.

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Cannon County Schools Closed Friday for Investigation
Cannon County Schools Closed Friday for Investigation

In neighboring Cannon County, authorities have confirmed classes will be canceled Friday. This after a brief lockdown on Thursday.

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Juvenile Detention Center lock-up numbers for Rutherford County
Juvenile Detention Center lock-up numbers for Rutherford County

The Juvenile Detention Center of Rutherford County has released their latest numbers involving teens who have been locked up.

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Assault is the the biggest crime related problem among Rutherford County Juveniles
Assault is the the biggest crime related problem among Rutherford County Juveniles

Assaults are one of the biggest problems among juvenile offenders in Rutherford County. Juvenile Court Judge Donna Scott Davenport told WGNS...

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Have unruly teens? There's a class for that...
Have unruly teens? There's a class for that...

A class focused on rebellious teens will be held at the Rutherford County Juvenile Courts in Murfreesboro. WGNS’ Bart Walker spoke to Youth Services Officer Jason Lamberth…

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What Charges will Lead a Juvenile to Adult Court?

Over the past six months in Rutherford County, one juvenile in Murfreesboro was charged with the rape of a child. It is unknown if the case has moved forward at this point as juvenile records are not released.

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133 Charges Filed Against Children / Teens in Rutherford County During the Month of November
During the month of November, a total of 133 charges were filed against juveniles in Rutherford County, that according to the latest report released by the Rutherford County Juvenile Detention office on South Church Street. 
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Children Misbehaving - Juvenile Court Judge Donna Scott Davenport Says Some Parents Need Help
Children Misbehaving - Juvenile Court Judge Donna Scott Davenport Says Some Parents Need Help
One problem law enforcement is experiencing deals with parents who don’t differentiate between an unruly child and a child that is simply misbehaving...
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