Missouri is one of only five states that treat 17-year-old offenders as adults. We can help keep them from crime by treating them as juveniles.
Missouri is one of only five states that treat 17-year-old offenders as adults. We can help keep them from crime by treating them as juveniles. File photo AP
Missouri is one of only five states that treat 17-year-old offenders as adults. We can help keep them from crime by treating them as juveniles. File photo AP

Missouri should help keep juvenile offenders from a life of crime

February 06, 2018 08:30 PM