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Juvenile Delinquency in Doniphan, KS

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Doniphan 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 9 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Doniphan County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 9 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

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

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Government of Doniphan County, KS

County Seat: Troy
Government Type: County
Authority: Home Rule
Year Organized: 1855
Total Square Miles: 398
2019 Population: 7,727
Persons/Square Mile: 0.05
County Contact: PO BOX 278
County Courthouse
Troy , KS 66087-0278

Doniphan County, KS Courts