Juvenile Delinquency in Emery, UT
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Emery County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Utah often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 55 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Emery County. Of that total, 69% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 38 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Emery County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Emery County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Emery County, UT
|County Seat:||Castle Dale|
|Total Square Miles:||4,472|
|County Contact:|| PO BOX 629
Castle Dale , UT 84513-0629
Emery County, UT Courts
The Seventh Judicial District - Emery County - District Court
Address: 1850 North Des Bee Dove Road, Castle Dale, UT 84513
Phone: (435) 381-5194