Juvenile Delinquency in Mcclain, OK
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Mcclain 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 97 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Mcclain County. Of that total, 84% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 81 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Mcclain County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Mcclain County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of McClain County, OK
|Total Square Miles:||580|
|County Contact:|| PO BOX 629
Purcell , OK 73080-0629
Mcclain County, OK Courts
McClain County Courthouse
Address: 121 N. 2nd Street, Ste. 231, Purcell, OK 73080