Juvenile Delinquency in Tompkins, NY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Tompkins 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 81 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Tompkins County. Of that total, 62% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 50 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Tompkins County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Tompkins County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Tompkins County, NY
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|County Contact:|| 320 N Tioga St
Ithaca , NY 14850-4206
Tompkins County, NY Courts
Tompkins County Court
Address: 320 N. Tioga Street, Ithaca, NY 14850