Juvenile crime down in Dakota County
The number of criminal charges against juveniles declined in both Farmington and Rosemount from 2012 to 2013.
Farmington saw the bigger drop between the two cities. There were 42 charges against juveniles last year in the city, down from 61 in 2012. That includes all levels of crimes — felonies, gross misdemeanors and misdemeanors. In Rosemount, the number dropped by just one, from 53 to 52.