In Oklahoma, being a runaway, truancy, disobeying the reasonable and lawful commands of a parent or guardian, being served with an ex parte, or protective order are status offense behaviors. The upper age for delinquency jurisdiction and status offense jurisdiction is 17. The lower age for delinquency jurisdiction and status offense jurisdiction is not specified.
Status offense cases are classified as children or juveniles in need of supervision. The district court has jurisdiction over status offenders and delinquents A court may extend jurisdiction until a juvenile reaches 19.