Juvenile Delinquency in Oswego, NY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Oswego 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 129 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Oswego County. Of that total, 71% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 92 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Oswego County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Oswego County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Oswego County, NY
|Total Square Miles:||1,312|
|County Contact:|| 46 E Bridge St
Oswego , NY 13126-2118
Oswego County, NY Courts
Oswego County Court
Address: 25 East Oneida Street, Oswego, NY 13126