Ada County Sheriff Stephen Bartlett says a $1 million grant awarded to his office will be used for additional staff working to ease overcrowding at the county jail. The money was awarded through the MacArthur Foundation Safety and Justice Challeng Darin Oswald doswald@idahostatesman.com
Ada County Sheriff Stephen Bartlett says a $1 million grant awarded to his office will be used for additional staff working to ease overcrowding at the county jail. The money was awarded through the MacArthur Foundation Safety and Justice Challeng Darin Oswald doswald@idahostatesman.com

Idaho’s prisons have run out of beds. So hundreds of inmates are being sent to Texas.

February 08, 2018 04:26 PM