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Detention in juvenile justice

  • 1.  Detention in juvenile justice

    Posted 10-31-2017 13:17
    As part of the corrections tract at the conference, the juvenile detention alternative initiative was a hot topic. Do you find with your local departments of juvenile justice they have the same mentality that detention should only be used when a child is a harm to themselves or others and not as punishment?

    Christian Springfield
    Wakefield Beasley and Associates
    Atlanta GA