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Inmates escape Mississippi jail, break back in

Lexington, Miss. (WLBT/NBC News) – Four Mississippi inmates are facing more charges after allegedly breaking out of jail, burglarizing a nearby Dollar General store, and then sneaking back into jail without being noticed by guards. According to police the inmates jumped the …

Josephine Co. Juvenile Jail to open January

Grants Pass, Ore. —  In May, Josephine County voters passed a public safety levy. Some of that funding is dedicated to re-opening the juvenile detention center. The facility, which originally opened in 1999, includes the juvenile jail and juvenile shelter. Unfortunately, because …

Klamath County Jail inmate dies

Klamath Falls, Ore. – A 52-year-old Klamath County Jail inmate died in his custody, according to the Klamath County Sheriff’s Office. Charles Marshall was found unresponsive in his cell on August at 3:00 p.m. The sheriff’s office said jail personnel administered CPR, …

JaCo Sheriff says county needs new jail

Medford, Ore., — Jackson County’s Sheriff says the county needs a new jail, one up to three times the size of the current one. The jail opened new beds earlier this year, but it’s already at capacity. Right now the system works …