Mon., September 16, 2013 6:57am
Georgia’s new top judge says the state is already seeing the benefits of several years of criminal justice reform. Hugh Thompson took over as the...
Fri., August 2, 2013 11:00am
A new board member of the Board of Juvenile Justice has been sworn in. The Department of Juvenile Justice said in a news release that Gov. Nathan...
Tue., July 30, 2013 2:58pm
Officials in Bibb County held topping out ceremony Tuesday for their new Juvenile Justice Center.
Mon., July 22, 2013 8:00am
Juvenile Justice officials say the number of unresolved sex abuse investigations at Georgia's juvenile detention centers goes far beyond the 20...
Thu., July 18, 2013 11:00am
Health officials say they're looking to hire a for-profit company to oversee the care of some of the state's most vulnerable children....
Wed., July 17, 2013 8:00am
Department of Juvenile Justice officials say seven juvenile corrections officers have either resigned or were fired in the wake of a safety and...
Wed., July 10, 2013 9:00am
Department of Juvenile Justice spokesman Jim Shuler said Tuesday that Ricky Rich has been named as the department's new Director of...
Fri., June 28, 2013 10:00am
The U.S. Department of Labor has awarded DeKalb County more than $859,000 in grants to help juvenile offenders re-enter the workforce. Officials say...
Thu., May 2, 2013 5:29am
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is expected to sign into law a sweeping overhaul of the state's juvenile justice system. The regulations are aimed at...
Sat., March 23, 2013 11:31am
Commissioner Avery Niles Friday confirmed the appointments of Fred E. Stephens and Dick Yarbrough to the Georgia Board of Juvenile Justice.Yarbrough...