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Juvenile Delinquency in Pinal, AZ

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Pinal County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Arizona often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.

In 2017, a total of 1771 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Pinal County. Of that total, 89% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 1581 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

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

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Government of Pinal County, AZ

County Seat: Florence
Government Type: County
Authority: Dillon's Rule
Year Organized: 1875
Total Square Miles: 5,374
2019 Population: 430,237
Persons/Square Mile: 0.01

Pinal County, AZ Courts