Webster County Court Records Search

Please enter First Name
Please enter Last Name
Please select a State
Conducting a search is subject to our Terms of Service and Privacy Notice. You acknowledge that StateCourts.org is not a consumer reporting agency under the FCRA and the information provided cannot be used for any unlawful purpose. We do not guarantee that information is accurate or up-to-date.

Juvenile Delinquency in Webster, IA

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

In 2017, a total of 219 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Webster County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 219 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

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

Juvenile Cases Number of cases
Delinquency4,348
Dependency386
Status21

Government of Webster County, IA

County Seat: Fort Dodge
Government Type: County
Authority: Home Rule
Year Organized: 1853
Total Square Miles: 718
2019 Population: 36,605
Persons/Square Mile: 0.02
County Contact: 703 Central Ave
County Courthouse
Fort Dodge , IA 50501-3872
http://www.webstercountyia.org/