Juvenile Delinquency in Johnston, OK
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Johnston 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 18 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Johnston County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 18 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Johnston County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Johnston County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Johnston County, OK
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|County Contact:|| 403 W Main St
Tishomingo , OK 73460-1753
Johnston County, OK Courts
Johnston County Courthouse
Address: 403 West Main Suite 201, Tishomingo, OK 73460