Juvenile Delinquency in Campbell, WY
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Campbell County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Wyoming often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 177 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Campbell County. Of that total, 42% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 75 court cases. Another 49% were dependency cases that accounted for 86 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Campbell County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Campbell County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Campbell County, WY
|Total Square Miles:||4,807|
|County Contact:|| 500 S Gillette Ave
Gillette , WY 82716-4239