Stories tagged: juvenile detention
TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016, 8:18 A.M.
ACLU files lawsuit over juvenile solitary confinement
The American Civil Liberties Union of Washington state says it’s suing Grays Harbor County for records related to its juvenile detention facility, following reports that a 15-year-old boy was placed …
THURSDAY, FEB. 4, 2016, 3:30 P.M.
Idaho pays $450,000 to youth in detention sex abuse case
The Idaho Department of Juvenile Corrections has paid $450,000 to a youth who was sexually abused by a staffer at a Nampa juvenile correction center.
THURSDAY, FEB. 26, 2015
Spokane County juvenile services tax vote likely this year
Spokane County voters likely will decide this year if a sales tax that pays for juvenile detention services should be maintained. But county commissioners disagree when to put the one-tenth-of-a-cent …
FRIDAY, FEB. 14, 2014
Colville boy’s sentence reduced
COLVILLE – An 11-year-old implicated in a plot to kill a classmate last year has responded well to treatment and will be released in time to return to school for …
SATURDAY, FEB. 23, 2013
Youth detention center’s services to remain intact
A new financial arrangement with the private operator of Martin Hall Juvenile Detention Facility in Medical Lake is keeping the lockup open for the counties and Inland Northwest tribes that …
THURSDAY, NOV. 29, 2012
Martin Hall Juvenile Detention Facility may close
Spokane County commissioners are pulling their funding from Martin Hall Juvenile Detention Facility in Medical Lake, a move that threatens to close the lockup that has served nine counties in …
TUESDAY, JULY 20, 2010, 8:05 P.M.
County OK’s money for Avista Stadium upgrades
Spokane County soon will start design work on $2.8 million worth of baseball stadium improvements required by a lease that pays $15,000 a year. County commissioners unanimously appropriated $10,000 Tuesday …