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Juvenile Delinquency in Pennington, MN

Unfortunately, in many areas of the Pennington 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 45 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Pennington County. Of that total, 64% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 29 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.

A lot of counties, including, Pennington County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Pennington County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.

Juvenile Cases Number of cases
Delinquency1,191
Dependency0
Status463

Government of Pennington County, MN

County Seat: Thief River Falls
Government Type: County
Authority: Dillon's Rule
Year Organized: 1910
Total Square Miles: 618
2019 Population: 14,238
Persons/Square Mile: 0.04
County Contact: 101 Main Ave N
County Courthouse
Thief River Falls , MN 56701-1901
http://co.pennington.mn.us

Pennington County, MN Courts