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Juvenile Delinquency in Nez Perce, ID

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Nez Perce County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Idaho often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, 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 Nez Perce 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, Nez Perce County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Nez Perce County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.

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Government of Nez Perce County, ID

County Seat: Lewiston
Government Type: County
Authority: Dillon's Rule
Year Organized: 1864
Total Square Miles: 856
2019 Population: 40,385
Persons/Square Mile: 0.02

Nez Perce County, ID Courts