Juvenile Delinquency in Hampshire, MA
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Hampshire County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Massachusetts often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
A lot of counties, including, Hampshire County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Hampshire County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Hampshire County, MA Courts
Eastern Hampshire District Court
Address: 205 State St., Route 202, Belchertown, MA 1007
Northampton District Court
Address: 15 Gothic St, Northampton, MA 1060
Hampshire County Superior Court
Address: 15 Gothic St., P.O. Box 1119, Northampton, MA 1061