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Juvenile Delinquency in Grant, KS

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Grant 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 24 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Grant County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 24 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

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

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Government of Grant County, KS

County Seat: Ulysses
Government Type: County
Authority: Home Rule
Year Organized: 1888
Total Square Miles: 575
2019 Population: 7,526
Persons/Square Mile: 0.08
County Contact: 108 S Glenn St
County Courthouse
Ulysses , KS 67880-2551

Grant County, KS Courts