Juvenile Delinquency in Le Flore, OK
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Le Flore 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 69 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Le Flore County. Of that total, 90% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 62 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Le Flore County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Le Flore County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Le Flore County, OK
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|County Contact:|| PO Box 607
Poteau , OK 74953-0607
Le Flore County, OK Courts
Le Flore County Courthouse
Address: 110 Front St., Poteau, OK 74953