Juvenile Delinquency in Gallatin, KY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Gallatin 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 79 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Gallatin County. Of that total, 46% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 36 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Gallatin County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Gallatin County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Gallatin County, KY
|Total Square Miles:||105|
|County Contact:|| PO BOX 144
200 Washington Street
Warsaw , KY 41095-0144
Gallatin County, KY Courts
Gallatin County Circuit Court
Address: 100 Main St., Warsaw, KY 41095