Heritage Boys Academy
Heritage Boys Academy was a behavior modification facility located on 4015 Maynard Drive, Panama City, Florida 32404 <ref>The area around the facility on google maps</ref>.
They could detain 24 boys in the facility.
The program was founded in 1995.
It was marketed as being a Christian military school with characteristics that makes it similar to Roloff homes.
There was no information about length of program or where their education was acredited.
June 2010 it was reported that the facility was closed. The closure was a result of a joint investigation between the Sheriff’s Office and Florida’s Department of Children and Families (DCF) <ref>Updated: Citing abuse, officials close Heritage Boys Academy, by S. BRADY CALHOUN / News Herald, June 05, 2010</Ref>. One staff member was on the run from the authorities early June.
December 2012 it was reported that the founder did try to stay in business after the facility was closed <ref>Preacher who closed school after whipping investigation again caring for boys, By Alexandra Zayas, Tampa Bay Times, December 2, 2012</ref>
- Info: Program homepage
- Info: Heritage Boys Academy Investigation, wjhg.com, June 4, 2010
- Info: 17 Boys Removed From Heritage Boys Academy, The County Press, June 7, 2010
- Info: Officials close Heritage Boys Academy: Abuse cited at military school; authorities make 4 arrests in the case, DailyMe, by S. BRADY CALHOUN, June 5, 2010
- Info: Florida Christian school shut down over abuse allegations, by Dianna Narciso, Examiner, June 5, 2010
- Forum: Heritage Boys Academy closed, a thread on Fornits webforum
- Forum: Comments to the article: Updated: Citing abuse, officials close Heritage Boys Academy, News Herald message board
- Forum: Comments to the article: Heritage Boys Academy Investigation, Wjhg.com
- Forum: Updated: Citing abuse, officials close Heritage Boys Academy - Topix, a thread on Topix.com