Since a federal judge ruled in 2012, this case has been on the radar for correctional administrators across the nation.  The responsibility for providing "adequate" medical care related to gender identity is being hotly contested in front of a full panel of judges from the 1st Circuit Court of Appeals.Learn More
Sheriff Zach Scott is pleased to announce Franklin County’s Food Waste Diversion Program has been awarded the 2014 National Association of Counties (NACo) Achievement Award for its FOOD WASTE DIVERSION PROGRAM in the category of Environmental Protection and Energy.Learn More
The FCC published its Order WC Docket No. 12-375 governing telephone calling rates for inmates on November 13, 2013.  FCC Commissioners have pledged to make further changes.  Find out the latest news here.Learn More
There is much confusion among jails and administrators regarding PREA.  While compliance to the Act is required, the DOJ PREA standards are NOT mandatory for jails. Learn More

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