Juvenile Delinquency in Butte, ID
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Butte County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Idaho often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2015, a total of 15 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Butte County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 15 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Butte County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Butte County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Butte County, ID
|Total Square Miles:||2,234|
|County Contact:|| PO Box 737
260 E. Grand Avenue
Arco , ID 83213-0737