Juvenile Delinquency in Alleghany, NC
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Alleghany County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in North Carolina often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 24 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Alleghany County. Of that total, 75% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 18 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Alleghany County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Alleghany County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Alleghany County, NC
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|County Contact:|| PO BOX 366
County Office Building
Sparta , NC 28675-0366
Alleghany County, NC Courts
Alleghany County Superior Court
Address: 12 N Main St, Sparta, NC 28675