Juvenile Delinquency in Barber, KS
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Barber County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Kansas often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 8 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Barber County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 8 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Barber County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Barber County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Barber County, KS
|County Seat:||Medicine Lodge|
|Total Square Miles:||1,136|
|County Contact:|| 120 E Washington Ave
Medicine Lodge , KS 67104-1421
Barber County, KS Courts
Barber County District Court
Address: 118 E Washington, Medicine Lodge, KS 67104