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Old 02-18-2012, 09:30 AM
 
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Growing up in NYC, my parents threatened to send me to a lot of places, but they never mentioned Spofford Juvenile Center.
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Old 02-18-2012, 02:48 PM
 
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Old 05-04-2015, 03:24 AM
 
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I was sent to spotford in 1976 77 the only white kid..think mike tyson was there i had to fight my way up to bigger kids the staff allowed this.i seen staff n a boy have sex in a cell i locked them in.kids tore place up i said grab couch ram the window help them coched them all to jump breaking legs but crswling.i said he made it.go go .then i let staff in..why u not jump.I'm like its snowing out lol.judge might let me go i said..he did..but it breads hate in ur heart..corruption leads u to hate cops..krazy snake brooklyn..al desantis
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Old Today, 03:47 PM
 
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My brother spent time there.
He said it was bad because he was a kid.
Rikers on the other hand {as an adult} was worse.
Just wondering what year your brother was there. I heard some kids were allowed to go home and visit for a day if their offense was "less serious". Do you know?
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