Juvenile Delinquency in Blaine, MT
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Blaine County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Montana often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 42 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Blaine County. Of that total, 52% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 22 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Blaine County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Blaine County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Blaine County, MT
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Blaine County, MT Courts
Blaine County District Court
Address: 420 Ohio St N, Chinook, MT 59523