New York : Human Rights Watch : American Civil Liberties Union, 
134 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
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Glossary Summary Recommendations Methods The rights of incarcerated girls under international law Girls in the New York juvenile justice system Conditions of confinement: abusive treatment Conditions of confinement: inadequate educational opportunities Conditions of confinement: mental health Conditions of confinement: isolation and related issues Reentry and the effects of incarceration Lack of accountability, oversight, and transparency in OCFS Appendix: Facilities investigated: Tryon, Lansing.
This report provides an in-depth look at the abuses and neglect suffered by girls confined in two remote New York State juvenile facilities known as Tryon and Lansing. The facilities are operated by the New York Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) and are the only two higher-security facilities in New York State holding girls.
Cover title. "Researched and written by Mie Lewis"--P. 134. At head of title: United States. "September 2006."
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.