The number and rate per 1,000 juveniles ages 6-15 years old of delinquent complaints received by court services offices.
North Carolina Juvenile Justice Section: Juvenile Crime Prevention Council County Data Book.
North Carolina's juvenile justice system jurisdiction extends to youth ages 6-17 charged with status/undisciplined offenses and juveniles ages 6-15 charged with misdemeanors and felonies. Youth ages 16 and older charged with misdemeanors or felonies are prosecuted in adult courts.
Last updated June 2018.