Juvenile Court

Juvenile Court is the division of the District Court in Anoka County, which deals with cases involving children under the age of 18.

For additional information visit the Self Help Center on the Minnesota Judicial Branch website or visit the Anoka County Law Library.

Types of Cases

Various types of cases are heard in Juvenile Court including:

  • Delinquency actions
  • Children in need of protection and services cases
  • Truancy matters
  • Termination of parental rights actions

With very limited exceptions, juvenile files are confidential and hearings involving juvenile cases are closed to the public.