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Juvenile Delinquency in Noble, IN

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Noble County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Indiana often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.

In 2017, a total of 144 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Noble County. Of that total, 47% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 68 court cases. Another 38% were dependency cases that accounted for 54 of the juvenile cases.

A lot of counties, including, Noble County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Noble County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.

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Government of Noble County, IN

County Seat: Albion
Government Type: County
Authority: Home Rule
Year Organized: 1835
Total Square Miles: 417
2019 Population: 47,452
Persons/Square Mile: 0.01
County Contact: 101 N Orange St
County Courthouse
Albion , IN 46701-1052

Noble County, IN Courts