Juvenile Delinquency in Ellis, OK
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Ellis County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Oklahoma often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 12 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Ellis County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 12 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Ellis County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Ellis County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Ellis County, OK
|Total Square Miles:||1,232|
|County Contact:|| PO BOX 257
Arnett , OK 73832-0257
Ellis County, OK Courts
Ellis County Courthouse
Address: 100 S. Washington St., Arnett, OK 73832