About us

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Tim Harper, Director for Investigations and PREA Coordinator is a 1996 graduate of Herbert Hoover High School.  He is a four year veteran of the United States Air Force and entered the juvenile justice field in 2002 as a Correctional Officer I.  Initially hired as one of the first nine Correctional Officers for the Donald R. Kuhn Juvenile Center prior to its opening; Mr. Harper was assigned to the West Virginia Industrial Home for Youth and later to the James H Tiger Morton Juvenile Center.  After completing the WV Division of Juvenile Services Training Academy, Mr. Harper was tasked with coordinating statewide resident transportation for the Division.  In 2005, Mr. Harper was promoted to the position of Investigator.  In April 2011, Mr. Harper was promoted and currently serves as an Assistant Director for the Division of Juvenile Services, overseeing the Investigative unit.  Mr. Harper also serves as the PREA Coordinator for the Division, as well as the EEO Coordinator for the Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety. Email:


Tim Harper, Director
1200 Quarrier Street
Charleston, WV 25301
(304) 558-9800
(304) 558-6032 Fax

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Kathleen Faber, Investigator