Texas Youth Prison Guards Allegedly Choked Teen UnconsciousTwo Texas youth prison guards are accused of choking a teenager in custody until he became unconscious and asking him if he was "ready to go sleep."
Texas Youth Prison Workers Arrested Amid Abuse InvestigationTexas authorities say four current and former employees of the state's troubled youth prison system have been arrested.
Mental Illness Rates Rise In Texas Youth FacilitiesA criminal justice expert has told lawmakers that rates of mental illness exceed gang affiliation among juveniles in Texas jails.
Texas Lawmakers To Discuss Juvenile Justice SystemTexas lawmakers are to discuss ways of reducing the number of young people in the state's juvenile justice system through early intervention programs.