Juvenile Delinquency in Park, MT
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Park County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Montana often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 59 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Park County. Of that total, 47% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 28 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Park County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Park County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Park County, MT
|Total Square Miles:||2,813|
|County Contact:|| 414 E Callender St Ste 2
Livingston , MT 59047-2799
Park County, MT Courts
Park County District Court
Address: 414 East Callender St., Livingston, MT 59047