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Juvenile Delinquency in Gila, AZ

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Gila 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 483 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Gila County. Of that total, 69% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 331 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

A lot of counties, including, Gila County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Gila County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.

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Government of Gila County, AZ

County Seat: Globe
Government Type: County
Authority: Dillon's Rule
Year Organized: 1881
Total Square Miles: 4,795
2019 Population: 53,501
Persons/Square Mile: 0.09
County Contact: 1400 E Ash St
County Courthouse
Globe , AZ 85501-1483

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