Juvenile Delinquency in Nicollet, MN
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Nicollet County, juvenile delinquency crimes are on the rise. There are many reasons for the increase in youth offenders. The juvenile sentence in Minnesota often depends on the severity of the crime, the number of offenses, and other family matters.
In 2017, a total of 127 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Nicollet County. Of that total, 75% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 95 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Nicollet County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Nicollet County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
|Juvenile Cases||Number of cases|
Government of Nicollet County, MN
|County Seat:||Saint Peter|
|Total Square Miles:||467|
Nicollet County, MN Courts
Nicollet County District Court
Address: 501 South Minnesota Avenue, St. Peter, MN 56082