Juvenile Delinquency in Miami, KS
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Miami 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 30 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Miami County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 30 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Miami County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Miami County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Miami County, KS
|Total Square Miles:||590|
|County Contact:|| 201 S Pearl St
Paola , KS 66071-1795
Miami County, KS Courts
Miami County District Court
Address: 120 S. Pearl Street, Paola, KS 66071