Juvenile Delinquency in Edgecombe, NC
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Edgecombe 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 80 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Edgecombe County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 80 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Edgecombe County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Edgecombe County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Edgecombe County, NC
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Tarboro , NC 27886-0010
Edgecombe County, NC Courts
Edgecombe County Superior Court
Address: 301 St Andrews St., Tarboro, NC 27886