Juvenile Delinquency in Allegany, NY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Allegany County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in New York often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 41 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Allegany County. Of that total, 78% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 32 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Allegany County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Allegany County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Allegany County, NY
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|County Contact:|| 7 Court St
County Office Building Room 201
Belmont , NY 14813-1044