Juvenile Delinquency in Nowata, OK
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Nowata 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 58 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Nowata County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 58 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Nowata County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Nowata County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Nowata County, OK
|Total Square Miles:||581|
|County Contact:|| 229 N Maple St
Nowata , OK 74048-2654
Nowata County, OK Courts
Nowata County Courthouse
Address: 229 N. Maple Street, Nowata, OK 74048