Legislators Face Uphill Battle Improving Juvenile Detention Facilities

Date: 12.14.16

LITTLE ROCK - Arkansas lawmakers face an ongoing challenge to improve the state juvenile justice system. The latest issue arises from a contract that the state Division of Youth Services wants to sign with a private company to operate seven secure detention facilities for youths. After the division announced that it would award the contract to an Indiana firm, two Arkansas organizations that pre... Read More
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Arkansas Senate
2016-12-14 00:00:00
LITTLE ROCK - Arkansas lawmakers face an ongoing challenge to improve the state juvenile justice system. The latest issue arises from a contract that the state Division of Youth Services wants to sign with a private company to operate seven secure...