Month: November 2017

‘Horrific,’ ‘Unacceptable:’ Officials Describe Broward Juvenile Detention Center

A group of Florida lawmakers, local officials and the NAACP made a surprise visit to the Broward Regional Juvenile Center, which some described as “horrific,” “subpar” and “unacceptable.” The officials were all in agreement: a new facility is needed. The detention center was the center of scrutiny following the revelation of violent conditions, such as…

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