Juvenile Delinquency in Apache, AZ
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Apache County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Arizona often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 84 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Apache County. Of that total, 87% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 73 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Apache County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Apache County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Apache County, AZ
|County Seat:||Saint Johns|
|Total Square Miles:||11,218|
|County Contact:|| 75 West Cleveland Street
Saint Johns , AZ 85936-0428