Comments for: $3.5M more needed to run unified jail system

Posted April 02, 2009, at 8:59 p.m.

AUGUSTA | The Board of Corrections, created last year to oversee a unified county jail system, will need about $3.5 million more in 2010 than it originally requested to run the state’s 15 facilities, board members told the Legislature’s Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee on Thursday. Committee members …

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