Juvenile Delinquency in Cayuga, NY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Cayuga County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in New York often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 79 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Cayuga County. Of that total, 87% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 69 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Cayuga County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Cayuga County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Cayuga County, NY
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|County Contact:|| 160 Genesee St
County Office Building
Auburn , NY 13021-3424
Cayuga County, NY Courts
Cayuga County Court
Address: 152 Genesee Street, Auburn, NY 13021