Juvenile Delinquency in Oklahoma, OK
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Oklahoma 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 1019 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Oklahoma County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 1019 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Oklahoma County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Oklahoma County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Oklahoma County, OK
|County Seat:||Oklahoma City|
|Total Square Miles:||718|
|County Contact:|| 320 Robert S Kerr Ave
Oklahoma City , OK 73102-3457
Oklahoma County, OK Courts
Oklahoma County Courthouse
Address: 320 Robert S. Kerr Avenue, OKC, OK 73102
Oklahoma Supreme Court
Address: 2100 N. Lincoln Blvd., Suite 4, Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals
Address: 2100 N. Lincoln Blvd., Suite 2, Oklahoma City, OK 73105