Juvenile Delinquency in Macomb, MI
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Macomb 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 425 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Macomb County. Of that total, 0% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 1 court cases. Another 100% were dependency cases that accounted for 424 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Macomb County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Macomb County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Macomb County, MI
|County Seat:||Mount Clemens|
|Total Square Miles:||571|
Macomb County, MI Courts
Macomb County Circuit Court
Address: 40 N. Main, Mt. Clemens, MI 48043