Detainees return to the building after outside recreation time at Palmetto Youth Academy.
Detainees return to the building after outside recreation time at Palmetto Youth Academy. Tiffany Tompkins-Condie BRADENTON HERALD
Detainees return to the building after outside recreation time at Palmetto Youth Academy. Tiffany Tompkins-Condie BRADENTON HERALD

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  • Public officials react to conditions of Broward Regional Juvenile Detention Center

    State Sen. Perry Thurston Jr. and Gordon Weekes, who is in charge of the juvenile division of the Broward Public Defender’s Office, react to the conditions inside Broward Regional Juvenile Detention Center on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017.