Juvenile Delinquency in Sullivan, NY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Sullivan County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in New York often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 59 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Sullivan County. Of that total, 81% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 48 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Sullivan County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Sullivan County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Sullivan County, NY
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|County Contact:|| 100 North St
County Government Center
Monticello , NY 12701-1163
Sullivan County, NY Courts
Sullivan County Court
Address: 414 Broadway, Monticello, NY 12701