Juvenile Delinquency in Bracken, KY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Bracken County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Kentucky often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 1997, a total of 180 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Bracken County. Of that total, 76% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 137 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Bracken County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Bracken County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Bracken County, KY
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|County Contact:|| PO BOX 264
Brooksville , KY 41004-0264
Bracken County, KY Courts
Bracken County Circuit Court
Address: 132 W. Miami St., Brooksville, KY 41004