Juvenile Delinquency in Geary, KS
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Geary 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 205 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Geary County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 205 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Geary County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Geary County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Geary County, KS
|County Seat:||Junction City|
|Total Square Miles:||404|
|County Contact:|| 200 E 8Th St
Junction City , KS 66441-2640