Juvenile Delinquency in Green, KY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Green County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Kentucky often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 1997, a total of 32 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Green County. Of that total, 66% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 21 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Green County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Green County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Green County, KY
|Total Square Miles:||289|
|County Contact:|| 203 W Court St
Greensburg , KY 42743-1552
Green County, KY Courts
Green County Circuit Court
Address: 200 W. Court St., Greensburg, KY 42743