Juvenile Delinquency in Estill, KY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Estill 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 196 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Estill County. Of that total, 62% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 122 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Estill County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Estill County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Estill County, KY
|Total Square Miles:||256|
|County Contact:|| 130 Main St
Irvine , KY 40336-1006
Estill County, KY Courts
Estill County Circuit Court
Address: 130 Main St., Suite 207, Irvine, KY 40336