Juvenile Delinquency in Person, NC
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Person 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 89 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Person County. Of that total, 72% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 64 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Person County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Person County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Person County, NC
|Total Square Miles:||404|
|County Contact:|| 304 S Morgan St Ste 212
County Office Building
Roxboro , NC 27573-5245
Person County, NC Courts
Person County Superior Court
Address: 105 S Main St, Roxboro, NC 27573