Juvenile Delinquency in Summit, UT
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Summit 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 195 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Summit County. Of that total, 83% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 161 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Summit County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Summit County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Summit County, UT
|Total Square Miles:||1,882|
|County Contact:|| PO BOX 128
Coalville , UT 84017-0128
Summit County, UT Courts
The Third Judicial District - Summit County - District Court
Address: 6300 Justice Center Road Ste A, Park City, UT 84098
Phone: (435) 615-4300