Juvenile Delinquency in Charlotte, VA
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Charlotte County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Virginia often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 44 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Charlotte County. Of that total, 89% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 39 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Charlotte County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Charlotte County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Charlotte County, VA
|County Seat:||Charlotte Court House|
|Total Square Miles:||478|
|County Contact:|| PO BOX 608
Charlotte Court House , VA 23923-0608