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Bowling Brook counselors will not face criminal charges

  • March 29, 2012
  • Juvenile Facility Abuse
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March 29, 2012 abc2news.com Counselors from a former school for troubled youths in Carroll County will face no criminal charges in connection with the death of a student at that school. Isaiah Simmons of East Baltimore was 17 years old when he died back in 2007. He had been sent to the Bowling Brook School
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Studies Show High Rates of Abuse in Juvenile Correctional Facilities

  • January 5, 2012
  • Juvenile Facility Abuse
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In recent years, the alarming issue of both physical and sexual abuse occurring in juvenile facilities has garnered attention. Lack of oversight and nationally accepted standards for tracking these abuse cases makes it challenging to know exactly how frequently abuse is occurring. However, a 2007 Associated Press study in which juvenile correction centers in each
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