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Juvenile Delinquency in Marshall, IL

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Marshall County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Illinois often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.

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

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Government of Marshall County, IL

County Seat: Lacon
Government Type: County
Authority: Dillon's Rule
Year Organized: 1839
Total Square Miles: 399
2019 Population: 11,730
Persons/Square Mile: 0.03