Juvenile Delinquency in Dickinson, KS
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Dickinson County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Kansas often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 87 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Dickinson County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 87 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Dickinson County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Dickinson County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Dickinson County, KS
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|County Contact:|| PO BOX 248
Abilene , KS 67410-0248
Dickinson County, KS Courts
Dickinson County District Court
Address: 109 E 1st PO Box 127, Abilene, KS 67410