Juvenile Delinquency in Stanley, SD
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Stanley County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in South Dakota often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 22 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Stanley County. Of that total, 27% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 6 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Stanley County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Stanley County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Stanley County, SD
|County Seat:||Fort Pierre|
|Total Square Miles:||1,517|
|County Contact:|| PO BOX 595
Fort Pierre , SD 57532-0595