Juvenile Delinquency in Bon Homme, SD
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Bon Homme County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in South Dakota often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 16 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Bon Homme County. Of that total, 63% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 10 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Bon Homme County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Bon Homme County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Bon Homme County, SD
|Total Square Miles:||582|
|County Contact:|| 300 W 18Th Ave
Tyndall , SD 57066-2299
Bon Homme County, SD Courts
Bon Homme County Circuit Court
Address: 300 W 18th Ave, Tyndall, SD 57066