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Youth detention center

In American criminal justice systems a youth detention center, also known as a juvenile detention center (JDC), juvenile hall or, more colloquially as juvy, is a ...

Juvenile Hall - Sacramento County Probation Department

Probation is responsible for the operation and management of the County's Juvenile Hall. The Youth Detention Facility (YDF), also formally known as the ...

Juvenile Detention Facility - San Diego - County of San Diego

The County of San Diego Probation Department operates two 24-hour, maximum -security, juvenile detention facilities (aka Juvenile Halls) in the county.

5 shocking revelations about juvenile detention facilities -

Oct 25, 2013 ... In a move to cut costs, states throughout the nation have turned to privatizing their prisons, including their juvenile detention centers. In a newly ...

The Dark Secret of Juvenile Detention Centers - Slate Magazine

Sep 3, 2014 ... Thirty-two teens escaped from a Tennessee juvenile detention center late Monday night, taking advantage of an overnight shift change to leave ...

Photo essay: Life inside a juvenile detention center for girls - PBS

Mar 17, 2015 ... C.M, 16 years old and 8 months pregnant. Pima County Juvenile Detention Center, Tucson, Arizona. Photos by Richard Ross For the past eight ...

Uncompromising Photos Expose Juvenile Detention in America ...

Apr 11, 2012 ... A 12-year-old in his cell at the Harrison County Juvenile Detention Center in Biloxi, Mississippi. The window has been boarded up from the ...

Yolo County : Juvenile Detention Facility

The Juvenile Detention Facility is a temporary detention and treatment facility for minors who have been charged with a violation of the law or who have violated ...

Juvenile Justice

Most juvenile offenders today are committed to county facilities in their home community where they can be closer to their families and local social services that ...

A Day in the Life of Detention - Clallam County

The Detention Facility operates 24 hours a day and is fully secured. (Photo 1) Most juveniles enter the Juvenile Services Detention Facility via police escort ...

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Q: Juvenile detention facility and correctional programs?
A: Typically, in juvenile matters, a "detention facility" is a local facility... so a juvenile hall facility within the County. A "corrections program" would indic... Read More »
Q: How to visit a juvenile detention facility with a therapy dog?
A: 1. Make certain your dog is certified, insured and ready for work as a therapy dog. Nervous or biting. animals. will not adjust well to the stimulating environm... Read More »
Q: What is the toughest juvenile detention facility in the united st...
A: Spofford Juvenile Detention Center in New York Read More »
Q: What is the toughest juvenile detention facility in georgia?
A: The Augusta, Ga. juvenile detention center has had a Read More »
Q: What is juvenile detention facility like in Tuscaloosa Alabama?
A: I hear the food is catered, there are hot tubs available, big screen TVs, take out pizza. I might be wrong. Read More »