Juvenile Delinquency in Garrard, KY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Garrard County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Kentucky often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 1997, a total of 341 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Garrard County. Of that total, 65% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 221 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Garrard County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Garrard County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Garrard County, KY
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|County Contact:|| 15 Public Sq
Lancaster , KY 40444-8151
Garrard County, KY Courts
Garrard County Circuit Court
Address: 54 Stanford Street, Lancaster, KY 40444