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Juvenile Delinquency in Franklin, KS

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Franklin 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 81 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Franklin County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 81 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

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

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Government of Franklin County, KS

County Seat: Ottawa
Government Type: County
Authority: Home Rule
Year Organized: 1857
Total Square Miles: 577
2019 Population: 25,733
Persons/Square Mile: 0.02
County Contact: 315 S Main St
County Courthouse
Ottawa , KS 66067-2331

Franklin County, KS Courts