Juvenile Delinquency in Woodruff, AR
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Woodruff County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Arkansas often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 22 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Woodruff County. Of that total, 36% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 8 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Woodruff County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Woodruff County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Woodruff County, AR
|Total Square Miles:||594|
|County Contact:|| 500 N 3Rd St
Augusta , AR 72006-2020
Woodruff County, AR Courts
Woodruff County District Court
Address: P.O. Box 479, Augusta, AR 72006