Juvenile Delinquency in Lucas, OH
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Lucas 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 1295 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Lucas County. Of that total, 38% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 489 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Lucas County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Lucas County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Lucas County, OH
|Total Square Miles:||596|
|County Contact:|| One Goverment Center, Suite 800
Toledo , OH 43604-2259
Lucas County, OH Courts
Lucas County Common Pleas Court
Address: 1801 Spielbusch Avenue, Toledo, OH 43624