Wynne County, Ark., Considers New Jail


(06/08/2011)
WYNNE, Ark. — County officials in Wynne gave a tour of the 40-year-old county jail, which they say is in need of replacement.

Calif. Jail Project On Track


(04/29/2011)
SANTA MARIA, Calif. — Santa Barbara County’s $80 million North County Jail Facility is tentatively slated to begin construction in November.

Calif. Jail Project On Track


(04/29/2011)
SANTA MARIA, Calif. — Santa Barbara County’s $80 million North County Jail Facility is tentatively slated to begin construction in November.

Wash. Jail Project Pre-Bid Date Nears


(04/28/2011)
ELLENSBURG, Wash. — A mandatory pre-bid conference will be held on May 4 for the $5.8 million Kittitas County Jail Pod Expansion project in Ellensburg. The project bid date is May 19.

$42 Million NOLA Jail Replacement Bid Date Postponed


(04/28/2011)
NEW ORLEANS — The bid date for construction of the new $42 million Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office Inmate Processing Center and replacement of jail buildings in New Orleans has been postponed to May 11.

Calif. Jail Plan May Be Scrapped


(04/20/2011)
WHITEWATER, Calif. — A majority of Riverside County supervisors support a proposal to scrap planning on the $300 million detention center in Whitewater.

Wash. Close To Selecting Jail Site


(04/12/2011)
OLYMPIA, Wash. — The state Department of Corrections has narrowed its site selection search to the three most suitable sites for a new prison reception center, with Mason County at the top of the list.

Jail Tax Creates Controversy in Okla.


(04/08/2011)
EL RENO, Okla. — The Canadian County sheriff wants a new jail - just not right now.

Plans In Works To Expand Mich. Jail


(03/31/2011)
KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Construction plans are being prepared for a $20 million expansion to the Kalamazoo County Jail facility.

Neb. County Mulls Jail Project


(03/31/2011)
McCOOK, Neb. — Red Willow County commissioners are creating a jail task force to spearhead the county’s study into jail options.