New House Bill Hopes to Control Prison Growth in Oklahoma

Oklahoma House Speaker Kris Steele will soon leave office, as he hits his limit on a 12-year legislative term — but he leaves behind a message to current lawmakers to continue his efforts at controlling prison growth.

Lattice Installs System in Oklahoma Jail

Lattice Incorporated, a provider of information and communications technology solutions to key government agencies and enterprise customers, announced it has installed an inmate call management system for the 600-bed jail in Grady County, Okla.

Jail Tax Creates Controversy in Okla.

EL RENO, Okla. — The Canadian County sheriff wants a new jail - just not right now.

Okla. Juvenile Facility To Be Auctioned

POTEAU, Okla. — After considering various options, the LeFlore County Public Buildings Authority has decided to offer the LeFlore County Juvenile Detention Center building at public auction through sealed bids.

Oklahoma Courthouse Gets Green Light

Residents of Caddo County have passed a bond issue approving construction of a new $12 million county jail project.

Officials Look for Ways to Make Space at Oklahoma Jail

County officials are looking at ways to reduce a proposed $391 million price tag for a new Oklahoma County Adult Detention Center.