Juvenile Delinquency in Caledonia, VT
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Caledonia County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Vermont often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 78 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Caledonia County. Of that total, 22% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 17 court cases. Another 78% were dependency cases that accounted for 61 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Caledonia County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Caledonia County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Caledonia County, VT
|County Seat:||Saint Johnsbury|
|Total Square Miles:||658|
|County Contact:|| 1126 Main St
Saint Johnsbury , VT 05819-2766
Caledonia County, VT Courts
Caledonia County Superior Court
Address: 1126 Main Street, Suite 1, St, Johnsbury, VT 5819