Texas Youth Commission
The chief of the state’s juvenile justice system says early rehabilitation programs are especially important for kids with mental health issues.
Texas lawmakers are to discuss ways of reducing the number of young people in the state’s juvenile justice system through early intervention programs.
Prosecutors in Dallas say a 14-year-old boy faces 30 years in prison over the death of a man allegedly pushed into a moving train.
The Texas Youth Commission and Texas Juvenile Probation Commission will likely be one agency at the end of the legislative session.