The Kentucky Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday on legal challenges to the state’s early release program for prison inmates.
Louisville Metro Government has a new corrections director. The new chief is Mark Bolton, who comes from Arizona, where he was the director of community corrections. Before that, he managed jails in Washington state and was an advisor for the Iraqi National Prison System.
The Kentucky Cabinet for Justice and Public Safety is likely just weeks away from implementing the use of Global Positioning System devices for prisoners on home incarceration. The cabinet will hold a demonstration today for those in the system to learn how to use the technology. It costs just over 31-dollars a day to house… Continue reading GPS Technology Coming to Home Incarceration Prisoners