Juvenile Delinquency in Butler, OH
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Butler County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Ohio often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 1073 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Butler County. Of that total, 0% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 1 court cases. Another 55% were dependency cases that accounted for 589 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Butler County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Butler County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Butler County, OH
|Total Square Miles:||470|
|County Contact:|| 315 High St
County Administration Bldg.
Hamilton , OH 45011-6056
Butler County, OH Courts
Butler County Common Pleas Court
Address: 315 High Street, 3rd Floor, Hamilton, OH 45011