Month: September 2012

Pembroke Pines juvenile center to close after contract isn’t renewed

Pembroke Pines juvenile center with a history of complaints is scheduled to close its doors in January, officials say. In a letter dated this week, the south region director for the state Department of Juvenile Justice summarized the plan to close Thompson Academy, a lockup for juvenile offenders. The letter was sent by Lois Salton to…

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