Juvenile Delinquency in Sampson, NC
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Sampson 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 72 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Sampson County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 72 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Sampson County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Sampson County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Sampson County, NC
|Total Square Miles:||947|
|County Contact:|| 435 Rowan Rd
County Administration Building
Clinton , NC 28328-4729
Sampson County, NC Courts
Sampson County District Court
Address: 101 E. Main St, Clinton, NC 28328