- Boys Town (juvenile detention centre)
New South Wales
status= voluntairy enrollment
managed_by=?|Salesians of Don Bosco since 1952
Boys Town was an Australian male
prisonlocated in Engadine, New South Wales, Australia. Boys Town was used to house juvenile offenders.
As of 2001, Boys Town is a voluntary service for families at risk of family breakdown, who are committed to improving their relationships. Boys' Town provides intensive life skills, therapeutic and educational services in an out of home care setting, Monday to Friday.
Notable juvenile prisoners
Ivan Milat, convicted of the Backpacker murders
John Travers, convicted ringleader of the Anita Cobby murder.
[http://www.boystown.net.au Boystown homepage] [http://www.boystown.net.au/pdf/Policies/Entry%20and%20Exclusion%20Policy.pdf Entry Policy] http://www.bosco.nsw.edu.au/site_htm/info_boystown.html
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