More than 500 Iowa inmates were relocated to the state’s $132 million penitentiary in Fort Madison on Aug. 1. The maximum-security facility was completed more than two years ago, More.
Construction on a new jail in Jerome County began in March. As reinforced concrete walls start to rise, the project remains on track for a February 2016 completion date. More.
Lima Commissioners approved the acceptance of a $35,000 grant that will help fund a prison program More.
Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson is currently seeking $7.4 million in funding from the state to More.
While two major law enforcement renovation projects are underway, including a new juvenile hall and More.