Juvenile Delinquency in Ulster, NY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Ulster 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 153 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Ulster County. Of that total, 65% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 100 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Ulster County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Ulster County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Ulster County, NY
|Total Square Miles:||1,161|
|County Contact:|| 244 Fair St
County Office Building
Kingston , NY 12401-3806
Ulster County, NY Courts
Ulster County Court
Address: 285 Wall Street, Kingston, NY 12401