Juvenile drug arrest rate high in South Dakota despite reforms

Local News 13-7-2019 IN FORUM 24

Juvenile drug arrest rate high in South Dakota despite reforms
One of the major goals of the 2015 juvenile justice reform efforts in South Dakota was to reduce the number of youths sent to facilities such as the Western South Dakota Juvenile Services Center in Rapid City, shown here. That effort has been successful, but some state officials wonder if the measures have had the inadvertent effect of increasing drug arrests of repeat juvenile offenders. (Bart Pfankuch / South Dakota News Watch) 
Read The Rest at IN FORUM- (opens a new tab)





Pages

Archive