Juvenile Delinquency in Cabell, WV
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Cabell County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in West Virginia often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 602 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Cabell County. Of that total, 0% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 0 court cases. Another 57% were dependency cases that accounted for 346 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Cabell County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Cabell County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Cabell County, WV
|Total Square Miles:||288|
|County Contact:|| 750 5Th Ave
Huntington , WV 25701-2019
Cabell County, WV Courts
Cabell County Circuit Court
Address: 750 Fifth Avenue, Huntington, WV 25701