Juvenile Delinquency in Livingston, KY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Livingston 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 39 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Livingston County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 39 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Livingston County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Livingston County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Livingston County, KY
|Total Square Miles:||342|
|County Contact:|| PO BOX 70
Smithland , KY 42081-0070
Livingston County, KY Courts
Livingston County Circuit Court
Address: 122 West Adair Street, Smithland, KY 42081