Located in the southern part of Minnesota, Steele County, MN is known for its mineral springs as well as for its diverse industries. The county is home to 36,576 people (as of the 2010 census), many of whom are employed in Owatonna, the county seat. Owatonna is considered an economic hub in southern Minnesota, with its industrial, financial, and service base, which includes 40 industrial firms and hundreds of other businesses.
An average of 864 crimes occur in Steele County each year. From 1999 to 2008, a total of 8,636 crimes were reported in the county, including 6,182 thefts, 1,565 burglaries, and 376 auto thefts. Other cases included assaults, arsons, rapes, robberies, and murders. Authorities have also reported a rise in arrests in more recent years.
Steele County Criminal Defense Lawyer
In Steele County and throughout Minnesota, people rely on Attorney Jeffrey Dean to defend them in a criminal case. With 20+ years of successful experience, Jeff Dean has saved numerous Minnesotans from criminal records and imprisonment, helping protect their freedom.
Mr. Dean has repeatedly obtained favorable results for his clients, whether in trials or pretrial motions for dismissals. He has achieved “not guilty” verdicts, had charges greatly reduced, and had cases dismissed altogether. His robust defense strategies and skillful approach has defeated even what looked to be overwhelming proof of guilt. He has had laws declared unconstitutional, been featured in local and national news, and won precedent setting cases.
Defense lawyer Jeff Dean defends individuals in DWI, controlled substance crimes, assault and domestic assault, aiding an offender, criminal sexual conduct, and criminal vehicular injury and homicide cases. With his commitment to protect each defendant’s rights, many are now able to live their lives to the fullest.
Steele County, Minnesota Courthouse and Judicial District
Steele County is part of Minnesota’s Third Judicial District. The district, consisting of eleven counties, is served by 23 judges and one referee. Steele County, specifically, is served by two full-time judges and a court administrator.
Steele County Courthouse – 111 East Main St, Owatonna, MN 55060
Contact Criminal Defense Attorney Jeff Dean
If you are accused of a crime anywhere in Minnesota, trust in Attorney Jeff Dean to protect you. His legal competence, combined with his personal commitment, can provide the defense you need to secure your rights and your future.
Talk to Jeff Dean about your case today. Call (612) 305-4360.