Juvenile Delinquency in Fergus, MT
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Fergus County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Montana often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 37 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Fergus County. Of that total, 41% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 15 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Fergus County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Fergus County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Fergus County, MT
|Total Square Miles:||4,350|
|County Contact:|| 712 W Main St
Lewistown , MT 59457-2562
Fergus County, MT Courts
Fergus County District Court
Address: 712 W Main Street, Lewistown, MT 59457