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Juvenile Delinquency in Clearwater, ID

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Clearwater 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 43 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Clearwater County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 43 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

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

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Government of Clearwater County, ID

County Seat: Orofino
Government Type: County
Authority: Dillon's Rule
Year Organized: 1911
Total Square Miles: 2,488
2019 Population: 8,546
Persons/Square Mile: 0.29
County Contact: PO BOX 586
County Courthouse
Orofino , ID 83544-0586