Juvenile Delinquency in Nottoway, VA
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Nottoway 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 118 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Nottoway County. Of that total, 80% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 94 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Nottoway County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Nottoway County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Nottoway County, VA
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|County Contact:|| PO BOX 92
Nottoway , VA 23955-0092