Juvenile Delinquency in Deer Lodge, MT
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Deer Lodge 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 67 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Deer Lodge County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 67 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Deer Lodge County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Deer Lodge County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Deer Lodge County, MT
|Government Type:||City-County Consolidation|
|Total Square Miles:||741|
|County Contact:|| 800 Main St
Anaconda , MT 59711-2950
Deer Lodge County, MT Courts
Deer Lodge County District Court
Address: 800 South Main St., Anaconda, MT 59711