Juvenile Delinquency in Cortland, NY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Cortland 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 70 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Cortland County. Of that total, 67% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 47 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Cortland County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Cortland County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Cortland County, NY
|Total Square Miles:||502|
|County Contact:|| 60 Central Ave
Cortland , NY 13045-2717
Cortland County, NY Courts
Cortland County Court
Address: 46 Greenbush Street, Suite 301, Cortland, NY 13045