St. Louis County is Minnesota’s largest county by total area. It had a population of 200,226 as of 2010. With the international seaport city of Duluth as its county seat, the county hosts several major industries such as wood and paper products, shipping, and tourism. It also has part of Minnesota’s Iron Range, where iron-ore mining is economically important. The county’s tourism is meanwhile focused on natural areas including 1,000 lakes and four state parks.
But as a county with vibrant cities, St. Louis County has thousands of crimes every year. In Duluth alone, the annual average number of crimes is 4,665. The overall crime rate in the county is at 6,458.80 per 100,000 residents, and this is higher than the national average of 4,506.21. Among the most frequent crimes in St. Louis County are larceny, assault, and burglary. There are also theft, robbery, and murder cases.
St. Louis County Criminal Lawyer
Facing a criminal charge can be terrifying, especially in St. Louis County, MN where prosecutors are hard at work to convict those they perceive as perpetrators. But individuals accused of crimes in this county can secure the best chance of defending their future with the high-quality legal defense of Attorney Jeff Dean.
Jeffrey Dean has been defending criminally charged clients in Minnesota for over 17 years. His extensive experience, skills, and aggressive approach have protected the rights of his clients. He has had cases dismissed, won “not guilty” verdicts in the face of significant evidence of guilt, and reduced felony charges to simple misdemeanors. He has successfully done these at trials and appeals, in state and even federal courts.
Mr. Dean skillfully handles even the tough cases. From murder, homicide, drug crimes, and sex crimes, to thefts, disorderly conduct, and DUI, he has given his clients a valuable second chance at going on with their lives.
St. Louis County, Minnesota Courthouse and Judicial District
St. Louis County is served by the Sixth Judicial District of Minnesota, which handles more than 150,000 case filings per year. St. Louis is also the only Minnesota state that has three separate courthouses, located in the cities of Duluth, Hibbing, and Virginia.
St. Louis County Court Administration (Duluth) – North 5th Ave. W., Duluth, MN 55802-1285
St. Louis County Court Administration (Hibbing) – 1810 E. 12th Ave., Hibbing, MN 55746-1680
St. Louis County Court Administration (Virginia) – 300 5th Ave. South, Virginia, MN 55792-2666
Contact Criminal Defense Attorney Jeff Dean
If you have been accused or charged with a crime, you want Jeff Dean in your corner fighting for you. His strong defense strategy can give you the best chance at a positive case outcome during this critical time in your life.
Get your free consultation. Call (612) 305-4360 today.