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Dogs help at-risk Augusta teens learn to read

...below where their reading abilities need to be. One of the boys is 17 with a first-grade reading level."The Department of Juvenile Justice began a therapy dog program in Atlanta last year and launched the same program in Augusta on Sept. 1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-02/dogs-help-risk-augusta-teens-
South Carolina's Medicaid agency reviewing potential fraud by health care providers

...including anxiety, drug abuse and mental illness.Agencies that were able to make the referrals included the departments of juvenile justice, mental health and social services ? and the cost came out of the referring agency's budget.Director...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-04/south-carolinas-medicaid-agency-rev
Third-grader in shooting found gun in family kitchen, police say

...released.The boy was taken into custody, but later released to family members.His case has been referred to the Department of Juvenile Justice, Williams said.Williams said the school system is still reviewing its current security measures and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-26/third-grader-shooting-
Juvenile arrested for high-speed car chase through downtown Augusta

...out of the driver side window. He was taken to a hospital, Rollins said. No one else was injured. The juvenile's name and condition were not made available, and the case has been turned over to the Department of Juvenile Justice.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-10-19/juvenile-responsible-s
Dogs help at-risk Augusta teens learn to read

...below where their reading abilities need to be. One of the boys is 17 with a first-grade reading level."The Department of Juvenile Justice began a therapy dog program in Atlanta last year and launched the same program in Augusta on Sept. 1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-05/dogs-help-risk-augusta-teens-
Georgia boosts juvenile system schooling

...but with some of the most advanced instructional technology in the state.The school system operated by the Department of Juvenile Justice also has the challenge of constantly changing enrollment, the worst behavior problems and students who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-09-13/georgia-boosts-juvenil
Richmond County elementary schools have most weapons incidents

...the Charles B. Webster Detention Center, according to jail records. The pupil's case has been sent to the Department of Juvenile Justice.The number of weapons-related incidents at elementary schools has climbed from the 2013-14 school...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-28/richmond-county-elemen
Governor Nathan Deal names Robyn Crittenden to head the Department of Human Services

...appointment, Horton, the current Human Services commissioner, will assume the role of assistant commissioner for the Department of Juvenile Justice, the governor's statement said Friday."The Department of Human Services has remained vital to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-09/governor-names-human-service
Thomson High security up

...the incident. He said they encourage immediate reporting to school officials on any matters that could compromise school safety.According to Dr. Rhodes, the student is a minor and was turned over to the department of juvenile justice.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-08/thomson-high-security
Two middle school students charged with possessing gun in Aiken County

...where an unidentified 11-year-old male and 12-year-old female were seen with a pistol, according to a statement from Detective Jeremy Hembree.The juveniles were transported to the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-25/two-middle-school-stud