Juvenile Delinquency in Stearns, MN
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Stearns 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 777 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Stearns County. Of that total, 74% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 577 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Stearns County, are focusing on family counseling and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Stearns County juvenile delinquency tallies will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Stearns County, MN
|County Seat:||Saint Cloud|
|Total Square Miles:||1,390|
|County Contact:|| 705 Courthouse Sq
County Administration Center
Saint Cloud , MN 56303-4781
Stearns County, MN Courts
Stearns County District Court
Address: 725 Courthouse Square, St. Cloud, MN 56303