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Juvenile Delinquency in Boyd, KY

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

In 1997, a total of 462 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Boyd County. Of that total, 74% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 342 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

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

Juvenile Cases Number of cases
Delinquency342
Dependency0
Status120

Government of Boyd County, KY

County Seat: Catlettsburg
Government Type: County
Authority: Dillon's Rule
Year Organized: 1860
Total Square Miles: 162
2019 Population: 47,979
Persons/Square Mile: 0.00
County Contact: PO BOX 423
County Courthouse
Catlettsburg , KY 41129-0423
http://www.boydcountyky.gov

Boyd County, KY Courts