Juvenile Delinquency in Grayson, KY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Grayson 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 112 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Grayson County. Of that total, 65% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 73 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Grayson County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Grayson County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Grayson County, KY
|Total Square Miles:||511|
|County Contact:|| 10 Public Sq
Leitchfield , KY 42754-1127
Grayson County, KY Courts
Grayson County Circuit Court
Address: 500 Carroll Gibson Blvd., Leitchfield, KY 42754