According to the recent stats, North Queensland has been identified as one of the worst regions for youth crime with 160 offences and 36 juveniles charged between March 22 and May 25.
This around double the amount of breach of bail offences than other Queensland regions including southern QLD with 70, Far Northern QLD with 87 and Brisbane with 65.
According to police, 40 of the 169 offenders were 15 years of age.
Indigenous juveniles are believed to have made up 112 of those charged.
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