Juvenile Delinquency in Deschutes, OR
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Deschutes County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Oregon often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 1036 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Deschutes County. Of that total, 55% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 569 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Deschutes County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Deschutes County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Deschutes County, OR
|Total Square Miles:||3,055|
|County Contact:|| 1300 NW Wall Street, 2nd Floor
Bend , OR 97701-1960
Deschutes County, OR Courts
Deschutes County Courthouse
Address: 1100 NW Bond Street, Bend, OR 97703