Our prosecutors respond when children, aged 10-17, are accused of breaking the law. Our prosecutors handle all cases involving juveniles (children aged 10-17) in Ramsey County, ranging from petty offenses (e.g. underage consumption of tobacco or alcohol) to homicide.
- Goal of the juvenile justice system
- Juvenile case process
- Curfew ordinances
- Diversion programs
- Disposition: how cases are resolved
- Serious offenses
- How a child's age affects a case