More thieves and abusers are free under state rules

Illinois-based manufacturer Eagle Modular is building an 18-bed, 1,800 square foot addition for the county jail. The structure will help deputies segregate low-level offenders from more hardened inmates. Seen here is a company-built unit at a detention facility in Manitoba, Canada.The state’s liberalized incarceration policies are letting more low-level offenders out of jail and sending more hardened criminals from state prisons to jails like the county’s Adult Detention Facility of...

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