Juvenile Delinquency in Chowan, NC
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Chowan 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 38 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Chowan County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 38 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Chowan County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Chowan County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Chowan County, NC
|Total Square Miles:||233|
|County Contact:|| PO BOX 1030
Edenton , NC 27932-1030
Chowan County, NC Courts
Chowan County Superior Court
Address: 101 S Broad St, Edenton, NC 27932