Juvenile Delinquency in Coal, OK
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Coal County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Oklahoma often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 13 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Coal County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 13 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Coal County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Coal County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Coal County, OK
|Total Square Miles:||521|
|County Contact:|| 5 W Clay Ave
Coalgate , OK 74538-2455
Coal County, OK Courts
Coal County Courthouse
Address: 4 N. Main Street, Coalgate, OK 74538