Juvenile Delinquency in Murray, MN
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Murray 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 12 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Murray County. Of that total, 58% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 7 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Murray County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Murray County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Murray County, MN
|Total Square Miles:||720|
|County Contact:|| 2500 28Th St
Slayton , MN 56172-1493
Murray County, MN Courts
Murray County District Court
Address: 2500 28th Street, Slayton, MN 56172