Juvenile Delinquency in Jackson, KS
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Jackson 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 29 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Jackson County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 29 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Jackson County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Jackson County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Jackson County, KS
|Total Square Miles:||658|
|County Contact:|| 400 New York Ave Ste 201
Holton , KS 66436-1787
Jackson County, KS Courts
Jackson County District Court
Address: 400 New York Room 311, Holton, KS 66436