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Juvenile Delinquency in Leavenworth, KS

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Leavenworth 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 214 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Leavenworth County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 214 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

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

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Government of Leavenworth County, KS

County Seat: Leavenworth
Government Type: County
Authority: Home Rule
Year Organized: 1855
Total Square Miles: 469
2019 Population: 81,095
Persons/Square Mile: 0.01
County Contact: 300 Walnut St
County Courthouse
Leavenworth , KS 66048-2725

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