Juvenile Delinquency in Mccracken, KY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Mccracken 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 1015 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Mccracken County. Of that total, 87% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 880 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Mccracken County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Mccracken County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of McCracken County, KY
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|County Contact:|| 301 S 6Th St
Paducah , KY 42003-1700
Mccracken County, KY Courts
McCracken County Circuit Court
Address: 300 Clarence Gaines St., Paducah, KY 42003