Juvenile Delinquency in Granite, MT
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Granite 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 15 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Granite County. Of that total, 100% 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, Granite County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Granite County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Granite County, MT
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|County Contact:|| 220 N Sansome
Philipsburg , MT 59858-0925