Consultant Talks To Commissioners About Jail

Jail Management Consultant Jim Hart visited Clay County commissioners to discuss the jail during a meeting that was solely focused on the jail.

Hart spoke about the current challenges that the aging jail faces. He spoke to commissioners about challenges such as housing inmates in other counties, no formal inmate classification system and inmates being released on their own recognizance. He also spoke about physical challenges the jail faces such as storage issues, visitation issues, perimeter security, medical clinic issues and various other problems.

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