Juvenile Delinquency in Iron, WI
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Iron County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Wisconsin often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, 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 Iron County. Of that total, 0% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 0 court cases. Another 59% were dependency cases that accounted for 13 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Iron County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Iron County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Iron County, WI
|Total Square Miles:||919|
|County Contact:|| 300 Taconite St
Hurley , WI 54534-1546
Iron County, WI Courts
Iron County Circuit Courthouse
Address: 300 Taconite St # 101, Hurley, WI 54534