State to reform juvenile detention home

Grave deficiencies in the protection of the youth in its care.

Training of staff is gravely inadequate.

Physical environment is extremely inadequate, in gross disrepair.

These were among the shortcomings identified by an independent investigative committee evaluating conditions at a Hawai‘i juvenile detention home.

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• Honolulu Civil Beat is an online news source serving Hawai‘i. Read more at www.CivilBeat.com.

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