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10:30 am on Thursday July 7, 2011

Palmetto Behavioral Health facility issues discussed at Town Council meeting--behind closed doors

Image by Flickr user shutupyourfaceOn Wednesday, a Town Council committee meeting took place to discuss the recent issues surrounding Summerville's Palmetto Behavioral Health treatment center--and since the meeting happened in private, it violated...
8:29 am on Thursday June 23, 2011

Local clinic to stop taking D.C. teens after escapes, attack

Image by Flickr user pvsbondAfter coming under close scrutiny in recent weeks, Palmetto Behavioral Health Summerville, in an effort to restore order and protect both patients and staff, has decided to stop taking in teens from the Washington, D.C....
9:05 am on Thursday June 16, 2011

Two more teens escape from behavioral health facility (update: DHEC to investigate)

Image by Flickr user .v1ctor.Update June 16: Department of Health and Environmental Control inspectors will be investigating the security breach that occurred on June 5th at Summerville's Palmetto Behavioral Health. DHEC hopes to discover exactly...
5:35 am on Friday April 29, 2011

Teens returned to behavioral health facility following escape (update: fourth teen caught)

Image by Flickr user shivaelektraUpdate April 29: The fourth teen that escaped from the Summerville Behavioral Health facility has been caught. Delonte Parker, 19, was captured Wednesday evening in Laurel, MD, by the U.S. Marshals Service Capital...