Juvenile Delinquency in Stokes, NC
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Stokes 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 76 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Stokes County. Of that total, 89% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 68 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Stokes County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Stokes County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Stokes County, NC
|Total Square Miles:||456|
|County Contact:|| PO BOX 20
Danbury , NC 27016-0020
Stokes County, NC Courts
Stokes County Superior Court
Address: Hwy 89 - 1012 Main St, Danbury, NC 27016