Juvenile Delinquency in Currituck, NC
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Currituck 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 33 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Currituck County. Of that total, 85% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 28 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Currituck County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Currituck County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Currituck County, NC
|Total Square Miles:||527|
|County Contact:|| 153 Courthouse Road
Currituck , NC 27929-9653
Currituck County, NC Courts
Currituck County Superior Court
Address: 2795 Caratoke Hwy, Currituck, NC 27929