Juvenile Delinquency in Morgan, UT
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Morgan County, juvenile delinquency issues are on the rise. There are many reasons for the rise in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Utah often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of crimes, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 42 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Morgan County. Of that total, 79% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 33 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Morgan County, are focusing on family therapy and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Morgan County juvenile delinquency numbers will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Morgan County, UT
|Total Square Miles:||611|
|County Contact:|| PO BOX 886
Morgan , UT 84050-0886
Morgan County, UT Courts
The Second Judicial District - Morgan County - District Court
Address: 48 W Young Street, Morgan, UT 84050
Phone: (385) 350-9170