Augusta Youth Development Campus

Two more fired at YDC

Two Augusta Youth Development Campus officers were fired Friday, in connection with the escape of five inmates in October, the Department of... Read more

Augusta YDC principal fired

Another Augusta Youth Development Campus employee has been fired as the Department of Juvenile Justice continues a staff shake-up at the facility... Read more

Injured YDC inmate released from hospital

The 15-year-old Augusta Youth Development Center inmate who was hospitalized Sunday after an assault from another youth has been released and... Read more

Panel agrees on juvenile reforms

ATLANTA — The way children and teens who break the law are handled in Georgia could change under recommendations a special council agreed to last... Read more

Report details Augusta YDC deficiencies

An evaluation report on the Augusta Youth Development Campus shows the facility failed to follow protocol in numerous areas, including not having... Read more

Augusta YDC director replaced



Teen indicted on attempted murder charge at Augusta YDC

A 16-year-old former resident at the Augusta Youth Development Center has been indicted on a charge of attempted murder.

The Richmond County... Read more

New Augusta YDC director named

A former state prison warden has been named new director of the troubled Augusta Youth Development Campus.

Cedric B. Taylor of Barnesville,... Read more

More personnel changes at Augusta YDC

Changes continued at the troubled Augusta Youth Development Campus this week, as its interim director was dismissed late Monday, several new... Read more