Juvenile Delinquency in Douglas, MN
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Douglas County, juvenile delinquency offenses are on the rise. There are many reasons for the inflation in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Minnesota often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of charges, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 205 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Douglas County. Of that total, 60% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 123 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Douglas County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Douglas County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Douglas County, MN
|Total Square Miles:||720|
|County Contact:|| 305 8Th Ave W
Alexandria , MN 56308-1759
Douglas County, MN Courts
Douglas County District Court
Address: 305 8th Avenue West, Alexandria, MN 56308