Juvenile Delinquency in Brule, SD
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Brule 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 25 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Brule County. Of that total, 48% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 12 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Brule County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Brule County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Brule County, SD
|Total Square Miles:||846|
|County Contact:|| 300 S Courtland St
Chamberlain , SD 57325-1599
Brule County, SD Courts
Brule County Circuit Court
Address: 300 South Courtland St #111, Chamberlain, SD 57325