Juvenile Delinquency in Garvin, OK
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Garvin County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Oklahoma often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 101 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Garvin County. Of that total, 77% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 78 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Garvin County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Garvin County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Garvin County, OK
|County Seat:||Pauls Valley|
|Total Square Miles:||814|
|County Contact:|| 201 W Grant Ave
Pauls Valley , OK 73075-3248
Garvin County, OK Courts
Garvin County Courthouse
Address: 201 W. Grant St., Pauls Valley, OK 73075