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Cobb teen arrested in double slaying

...Bowman says a 14-year-old boy arrested in connection with the shooting is being held in the Marietta Regional Youth Detention Center on charges of felony murder and aggravated assault. The Associated Press typically doesn't identify juvenile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-03-17/cobb-teen-arrested-double-sl
Investigation led to scrutiny, terminations for Augusta Youth Detention Center

An investigation into the death of a youth at the Augusta Youth Detention Center last November not only put the Department of Juvenile Justice under scrutiny, but resulted in multiple suspensions and terminations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-09-27/investigation-led-scru
Youth detention center to be privatized

...Three other youth detention centers in the state are already being run by private companies. Paulding Regional Youth Detention Center in Dallas, Ga., is run by Correctional Services Corp.; Pelham Youth Development Campus in Pelham, Ga...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/04/met_377475.shtml
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Confrontation at Augusta Youth Detention Center

Three young men have been charged this morning after deputies were sent to the Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center Wednesday night after a confrontation between inmates and employees.The three booked into the Richmond County Jail were Arthur...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-04-06/confrontation-augusta-youth-
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Lawmakers try to save youth detention center

ATHENS, Ga. - Barring an eleventh-hour breakthrough, the Athens Regional Youth Detention Center will close its doors for good at the end of this month. Last-minute state legislative bargaining is under way in a House-Senate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/14/met_408730.shtml
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Harlem police chief embraces social media

...small-town agencies to county sheriff's offices, even serving a brief stint as the interim director of the Regional Youth Detention Center in Augusta. With experience at different levels of law enforcement, Jones said, he has learned the secret to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-01-30/harlem-police-chief-em
Southside sheriff's substation moving to former RYDC location

...aging substation at Southgate Plaza with a former youth detention center.Sheriff Ronnie Strength said local officials had eyed the former Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center on Mike Padgett Highway for some time, and when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-05-30/southside-sheriffs-sub
Number of girl delinquents rising

...DeKalb County state Regional Youth Detention Center until their court dates...Wheeler, director of the Macon Youth Detention Center, which used to be the only...jail. The 120-bed Pelham Youth Detention Center, which opened in January...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/21/met_213306.shtml
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Girls going to jail at increasing rate

...DeKalb County state Regional Youth Detention Center until their court dates...Wheeler, director of the Macon Youth Detention Center, which used to be the only...jail. The 120-bed Pelham Youth Detention Center, which opened in January...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/21/met_213303.shtml
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Detention center upgrades classes

...studies lesson these days at the Dalton Regional Youth Detention Center, she does it with a new textbook in hand. When...program or move through our system to a YDC (youth detention center). ... We have so many kids coming and going...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/29/met_268992.shtml
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