Juvenile Delinquency in Steele, MN
Unfortunately, in many areas of the Steele 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 156 juvenile cases were reported for every 100,000 people age 10 to adulthood in the jurisdiction of Steele County. Of that total, 76% of those proceedings were delinquencies which equaled 119 court cases. Another 0% were dependency cases that accounted for 0 of the juvenile cases.
A lot of counties, including, Steele County, are focusing on family health and relationships rather than punishment for juvenile crimes. Future Steele County juvenile delinquency statistics will show whether or not this approach is working.
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Government of Steele County, MN
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|County Contact:|| PO BOX 890
County Administration Center
Owatonna , MN 55060-0890
Steele County, MN Courts
Steele County District Court
Address: 111 East Main Street, Owatonna, MN 55060