Wisconsin Senate Considers Keeping Youth Prison Open LongerThe prison near Irma has been plagued by allegations of guard-on-prisoner abuse.
Henn. Co. Sheriff Investigates Sex Assault At Juvenile Treatment CenterThe Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is investigating a report of a sexual assault at a county treatment facility for troubled teens. The assault allegedly occurred at the Hennepin County Home School on the 14000 block of County Road 62 in Minnetonka.
Mpls. Police: Suspect Vehicle Located, 2 Juveniles Arrested In Drive-By ShootingMinneapolis police say they have arrested two juveniles in connection to a drive-by shooting.
5 Juvenile Males Arrested In Manitowoc Rail Arson Authorities have arrested five male juveniles in connection with a fire set at a Manitowoc train yard.
2 Boys Arrested In St. Cloud StabbingsPolice say two juveniles have been arrested in connection to a few stabbings that occurred in St. Cloud Saturday afternoon. St. Cloud Police Sgt. Jason Burke says officers responded around 5:30 p.m. to a fight involving between 10 to 20 people. There, three juveniles from St. Cloud suffered stab wounds that were not life threatening.
St. Paul Federal Judge To Rule On MN Sex Offender CaseA case about the constitutionality of the Minnesota's sex offender treatment program is heading to federal court. Attorney Dan Gustafson is representing 24-year-old Eric Terhaar. Both Terhaar and 48-year-old Rhonda Bailey are both trying to get released from the program.
Police: 2 Juveniles Arrested For Theft & Possibly Creating An Explosive DeviceElk River police have arrested two juveniles after they believe the duo was involved in burglary, theft and even possibly creating a homemade explosive device. According to sheriff Joel Brott, investigators observed one juvenile leave the residence in a car, which was later determined to be stolen.
Report: Juvenile Arrests In Minn. Nearing 30-Year Lows The number of property crime arrests for juveniles in Minnesota hit a 30-year low in 2011, and other types of juvenile arrests are nearing 30-year lows, according to a report released Thursday by the state’s Department of Public Safety Office of Justice Programs (OJP).
Juveniles From Treatment Program Moved To ArmoryMore than two dozen juveniles from a residential treatment center that lost power in an ice storm have been moved to a National Guard armory in southwestern Minnesota.
Cops: Juveniles Believed To Have Thrown Molotov Cocktail At CyclistMinneapolis police say they’ve identified two juveniles believed responsible for hurling a Molotov cocktail last week at a cyclist riding on the city’s Midtown Greenway.
Two Kids Board Metro Transit Bus With Fake GunsTwo boys are banned from Metro Transit for one month after concerned passengers and witnesses called police saying they were armed.
Boy, 11, Accidentally Shoots 9-Year-Old BrotherAn 11-year-old boy accidentally shot his 9-year-old brother in the leg while unloading a handgun on Saturday afternoon.
Mpls. Man Held On Sex Trafficking ChargesA Minneapolis man is charged with running a juvenile sex trafficking operation out of his home, while an Eagan man is charged with giving the operation business.
3 Juveniles Charged In Big Lake Church VandalismThree juveniles have been charged with allegedly causing extensive amount of damage to – as well as burglarizing from – a Big Lake church.
8 Juveniles, 1 Adult Charged In Apple Valley Grad Party FightEight juveniles and one adult have been charged in a fight that broke out in a June 1, 2012 graduation party in Apple Valley, according to the Dakota County Attorney’s Office.