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Juvenile Delinquency in Jerome, ID

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Jerome 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 180 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Jerome County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 180 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

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

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Government of Jerome County, ID

County Seat: Jerome
Government Type: County
Authority: Dillon's Rule
Year Organized: 1919
Total Square Miles: 602
2019 Population: 23,627
Persons/Square Mile: 0.03
County Contact: 300 N Lincoln Ave
County Courthouse
Jerome , ID 83338-2344

Jerome County, ID Courts