Juvenile Delinquency in Perquimans, NC
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Perquimans 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 23 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Perquimans County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 23 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Perquimans County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Perquimans County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Perquimans County, NC
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|County Contact:|| PO BOX 45
Hertford , NC 27944-0045
Perquimans County, NC Courts
Perquimans County District Court
Address: 128 N Church St, Hertford, NC 27944