Juvenile Delinquency in Seminole, OK
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Seminole 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 107 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Seminole County. Of that total, 86% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 92 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Seminole County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Seminole County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Seminole County, OK
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|County Contact:|| 110 S Wewoka Ave Ste 103
Wewoka , OK 74884-2645
Seminole County, OK Courts
Seminole County Courthouse
Address: 120 S. Wewoka Ave., Wewoka, OK 74884