Learn the difference between City Jails, County Jails, Detention Centers, State prisons and Federal prisons
A court can give you permission to temporarily leave state to work or to visit a gravely ill family member, but to move out of state, to leave for more than 45 days, you must apply for an Interstate Compact Transfer through your probation department. If you apply successfully, your probation will be transferred to [...]
West Tower Detention Facility: Is located within the Lew Sterrett Justice Center. The West Tower has 132 tanks and 25 single cells. It can house up to 1478 male inmates. The West Tower houses a variety of classifications besides medium and maximum custody inmates. These classifications include: Class “C” Trusty, Infirmary, lower bunk medical restriction, [...]
For the second year in a row, in the one year period ending June 30, 2010, the number of inmates in custody has declined. The purpose of this article is to present you the most relevant numbers as presented by the US Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics.