Construction is currently underway on a new $21 million Becker County Jail in Detroit Lakes, Minn., with the expectation to build greater capacity for inmates and greater efficiencies for correctional staff.Read more
The Clay County Jail and Law Enforcement Center (LEC) project in Moorhead has come a long way since 2008.Read more
Clay County, Minn., broke ground on the new 204-bed Clay County Joint Law Enforcement Center in Moorhead in May 2017.Read more
LIMA, Ohio — Lima Commissioners approved the acceptance of a $35,000 grant that will help fund a prison program to keep felony offenders local in order to give them a connection to their families as well as services to help them adjust to life outside of prison.
Sandra Monfort, a coordinator for the re-entry court, said that over the next two years the program will be operated through the Court of Common Pleas and would receive a total of $385,000 during that time. This is a $35,000 increase in the grant from previous years.Read more