Juvenile Delinquency in Jones, NC
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Jones County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in North Carolina often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 20 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Jones County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 20 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Jones County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Jones County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Jones County, NC
|Total Square Miles:||473|
|County Contact:|| PO BOX 340
Trenton , NC 28585-0340
Jones County, NC Courts
Jones County Superior Court
Address: 101 Market St, Trenton, NC 28585