Juvenile Delinquency in Boyle, KY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Boyle County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Kentucky often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 1997, a total of 303 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Boyle County. Of that total, 83% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 251 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Boyle County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Boyle County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Boyle County, KY
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|County Contact:|| 321 W Main St
Danville , KY 40422-9048
Boyle County, KY Courts
Boyle County Circuit Court
Address: 321 W. Main St., Danville, KY 40422