Juvenile Delinquency in Camden, NC
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Camden 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 5 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Camden County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 5 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Camden County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Camden County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Camden County, NC
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Camden County, NC Courts
Camden County Superior Court
Address: 117 NC Hwy 343 North, Camden, NC 27921