New monthly gifts matched x12, one-time gifts doubled.
Support our nonprofit journalism today.

Sign up for our free weekly newsletter.

Posted inLocal Government

Private juvenile detention? Allegheny County seeks new owner for closed Shuman Center

Allegheny County is looking for a company to operate a privately run juvenile detention center, just over a year after its own Shuman Juvenile Detention Center closed with no apparent plan to replace it.  Though there is broad agreement among government officials and judges that the county needs such a facility, some experts and elected […]