Juvenile Delinquency in Rowan, NC
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Rowan County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in North Carolina often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 125 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Rowan County. Of that total, 93% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 116 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Rowan County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Rowan County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Rowan County, NC
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|County Contact:|| 130 W Innes St
County Administration Building
Salisbury , NC 28144-4375
Rowan County, NC Courts
Rowan County Superior Court
Address: 210 N Main St, Salisbury, NC 28144