NBCLA: Pepper Spray Use Skyrockets at Juvenile Hall

Number 28263
Subject Juvenile Justice System
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State
Year 2018
Publication Date December 17, 2018
Summary The use of pepper spray by probation officers at Los Angeles County juvenile halls and camps has skyrocketed over the last few years, prompting an investigation and raising concerns as similar agencies across the country are banning pepper spray use, citing health concerns.
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Keywords Los Angeles, juvenile justice system, juvenile halls, pepper spray, health, safety
Related Links https://www.nbclosangeles.com/investigations/Los-Angeles-County-Probation-Department-Pepper-Spray-Use-Skyrockets-Juvenile-Halls-502069662.html
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