Juvenile Delinquency in Calloway, KY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Calloway 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 269 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Calloway County. Of that total, 83% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 223 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Calloway County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Calloway County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Calloway County, KY
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|County Contact:|| 101 S 5Th St
Murray , KY 42071-2583
Calloway County, KY Courts
Calloway County Circuit Court
Address: 312 N. 4th St., Murray, KY 42071