Juvenile Delinquency in Carroll, KY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Carroll 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 357 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Carroll County. Of that total, 51% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 182 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Carroll County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Carroll County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Carroll County, KY
|Total Square Miles:||137|
|County Contact:|| 440 Main St
Carrollton , KY 41008-1086