Juvenile Delinquency in Davis, IA
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Davis County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Iowa often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 14 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Davis County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 14 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Davis County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Davis County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Davis County, IA
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