Juvenile Delinquency in Alamance, NC
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Alamance County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in North Carolina often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 263 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Alamance County. Of that total, 91% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 240 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Alamance County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Alamance County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Alamance County, NC
|Total Square Miles:||435|
|County Contact:|| 124 W Elm St
County Office Building
Graham , NC 27253-2865
Alamance County, NC Courts
Alamance County Superior Court
Address: 212 W Elm Street, Graham, NC 27253