Juvenile Delinquency in Clatsop, OR
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Clatsop County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Oregon often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 283 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Clatsop County. Of that total, 49% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 140 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Clatsop County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Clatsop County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Clatsop County, OR
|Total Square Miles:||1,084|
|County Contact:|| 800 Exchange St Ste 310
Astoria , OR 97103-4641
Clatsop County, OR Courts
Clatsop County Courthouse
Address: 749 Commercial Street, Astoria, OR 97103