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Juvenile Delinquency in Crawford, KS

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Crawford 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 210 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Crawford County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 210 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

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

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Government of Crawford County, KS

County Seat: Girard
Government Type: County
Authority: Home Rule
Year Organized: 1867
Total Square Miles: 595
2019 Population: 39,034
Persons/Square Mile: 0.02
County Contact: 111 E Forest, Box 249
County Courthouse
Girard , KS 66743-0249

Crawford County, KS Courts