Juvenile Delinquency in Piute, UT
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Piute County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Utah often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 5 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Piute County. Of that total, 100% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 5 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Piute County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Piute County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Piute County, UT
|Total Square Miles:||766|
|County Contact:|| 550 N Main St
Junction , UT 84740-8001
Piute County, UT Courts
The Sixth Judicial District - Piute County - District Court
Address: 550 North Main, Junction, UT 84740
Phone: (435) 577-2840