Juvenile Delinquency in Carroll, OH
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Carroll County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Ohio often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 88 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Carroll County. Of that total, 52% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 46 court cases. Another 15% were dependency cases that accounted for 13 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Carroll County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Carroll County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Carroll County, OH
|Total Square Miles:||399|
|County Contact:|| 119 S Lisbon St
Carrollton , OH 44615-1440