Juvenile Delinquency in Clermont, OH
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Clermont County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Ohio often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 913 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Clermont County. Of that total, 77% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 706 court cases. Another 12% were dependency cases that accounted for 107 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Clermont County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Clermont County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Clermont County, OH
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|County Contact:|| 101 E Main St
Batavia , OH 45103-2949