Juvenile Delinquency in Hughes, OK
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Hughes 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 48 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Hughes County. Of that total, 79% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 38 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Hughes County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Hughes County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Hughes County, OK
|Total Square Miles:||815|
|County Contact:|| 200 N Broadway St
Holdenville , OK 74848-3402
Hughes County, OK Courts
Hughes County Courthouse
Address: 200 N. Broadway, Holdenville, OK 74848