Juvenile Delinquency in Culpeper, VA
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Culpeper County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Virginia often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 335 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Culpeper County. Of that total, 65% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 218 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Culpeper County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Culpeper County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Culpeper County, VA
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|County Contact:|| 302 N Main St
Culpeper , VA 22701-2622