Juvenile Delinquency in Charlevoix, MI
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Charlevoix County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Michigan often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 83 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Charlevoix County. Of that total, 93% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 77 court cases. Another 7% were dependency cases that accounted for 6 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Charlevoix County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Charlevoix County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Charlevoix County, MI
|Total Square Miles:||1,390|
|County Contact:|| 203 Antrim St
Charlevoix , MI 49720-1368
Charlevoix County, MI Courts
Charlevoix County Circuit Court
Address: 301 State St # 1, Charlevoix, MI 49720