Juvenile justice agency agrees to reform main prison

Federal investigators say the agency has failed to protect youths from fights and forced them to spend days or weeks in isolation for small offenses. The Justice Department says agency employees have also harmed children by using excessive force such as choking, punching and kicking.

South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice hosting Job Fair

Job Fair set for Thursday, August 26, 2021 at Community Connections Center

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice is looking for new hires. SC DJJ will host a job fair Thursday from 11 a.m till 2pm. It will take place at the Community Connections Center off Broad River. Date: Thursday, August 26, 2021 Location: Community Connections Center Address: 4900 Broad River, Columbia, SC 29212 Time: 11 a.m. –…