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Juvenile Delinquency in Warrick, IN

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

In 2017, a total of 152 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Warrick County. Of that total, 23% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 35 court cases. Another 66% were dependency cases that accounted for 100 of the juvenile cases.

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

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Government of Warrick County, IN

County Seat: Boonville
Government Type: County
Authority: Home Rule
Year Organized: 1813
Total Square Miles: 391
2019 Population: 62,530
Persons/Square Mile: 0.01

Warrick County, IN Courts