Juvenile Delinquency in Ashe, NC
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Ashe County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in North Carolina often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 33 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Ashe County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 33 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Ashe County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Ashe County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Ashe County, NC
|Total Square Miles:||429|
|County Contact:|| 150 Government Cir
Jefferson , NC 28640-9377
Ashe County, NC Courts
Ashe County Superior Court
Address: 150 Government Circle, Jefferson, NC 28640