Juvenile Delinquency in Gladwin, MI
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Gladwin County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Michigan often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 129 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Gladwin County. Of that total, 81% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 105 court cases. Another 19% were dependency cases that accounted for 24 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Gladwin County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Gladwin County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Gladwin County, MI
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|County Contact:|| 401 W Cedar Ave
Gladwin , MI 48624-2058
Gladwin County, MI Courts
Gladwin County Circuit Court
Address: 401 W. Cedar Ave., Gladwin, MI 48624