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Juvenile Delinquency in Linn, KS

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Linn 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 27 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Linn County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 27 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

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

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Government of Linn County, KS

County Seat: Mound City
Government Type: County
Authority: Home Rule
Year Organized: 1855
Total Square Miles: 606
2019 Population: 9,726
Persons/Square Mile: 0.06
County Contact: PO BOX 350
County Courthouse
Mound City , KS 66056-0350

Linn County, KS Courts