The JTDC administration wants to demonize the counselors at the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center and portray them as scoundrels instead of applauding their service as models of continuity and stability in an otherwise chaotic and unpredictable environment," Logan said.
Logan said going forward, the JTDC administration must create effective policies.
Government officials joined JTDC employees and Local 700 leaders in addressing these issues on Thursday, Aug.
The ever-increasing violence on the streets of Chicago, JTDC employees and Teamster leaders said, is likely correlated to violence occurring at JTDC.
Under the guise of reducing the detention population, young people are being released from the facility shortly after committing felony offenses," said Clifford Little, a 21-year veteran JTDC counselor and Local 700 member who spoke at the rally.
Now, cargo is being consolidated at the JTDC, where in-transit visibility now is perpetuated throughout the entire distribution network.
Every air cargo pallet that arrives at Ramstein, destined for a customer in EUCOM's AOR that can be reached by military or commercial truck, goes directly from the airplane arriving at the air base onto a 37th Transportation Command trailer, is shuttled to the JTDC, and is delivered by truck to the customer by 0900 the next workday.
As a major member and contributor on the JTDC
leadership team, the deputy plans, organizes and directs the overall operations function of the facility including but not limited to security, physical plant operations, internal and external transportation, logistical support services, and night watch (directly responsible for the safety, security and operation of the night watch--both internal operations and perimeter security)
8220;Cook County Justice for Children (CCJC) is very pleased to hear your recent announcement that your office will begin a national search for new leadership at the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center (JTDC
) in anticipation of the pending transfer of the JTDC
from a federal court appointed administrator to the Circuit Court of Cook County.