Juvenile Delinquency in Harmon, OK
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Harmon 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 5 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Harmon County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 5 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Harmon County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Harmon County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Harmon County, OK
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|County Contact:|| 114 W Hollis St
Hollis , OK 73550-3053
Harmon County, OK Courts
Harmon County Courthouse
Address: 114 W. Hollis Street, Hollis, OK 73550