Juvenile Delinquency in Harrison, KY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Harrison 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 224 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Harrison County. Of that total, 79% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 178 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Harrison County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Harrison County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Harrison County, KY
|Total Square Miles:||310|
|County Contact:|| 111 S Main St
Cynthiana , KY 41031-1276
Harrison County, KY Courts
Harrison County Circuit Court
Address: 115 Court St., Cynthiana, KY 41031