Juvenile Delinquency in Logan, CO
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Logan County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Colorado often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 32 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Logan County. Of that total, 63% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 20 court cases. Another 38% were dependency cases that accounted for 12 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Logan County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Logan County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Logan County, CO
|Total Square Miles:||1,845|
|County Contact:|| 315 Main St
Sterling , CO 80751-4373