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20 Oct 2014, 6:42 am by Gritsforbreakfast
“It is very important that we do not profit on the backs of inmates in the jail,” Dallas County Commissioner Elba Garcia said in The Dallas Morning News.The Bastrop County Jail is set to eliminate all face-to-face visitation in early November. [read post]
8 Feb 2012, 5:55 am by Hunter Biederman
” It is a Class A misdemeanor, punishable by up to one year in the county jail and a $4,000 fine. [read post]
5 Aug 2010, 6:13 am by Gritsforbreakfast
Both Dallas and Harris Counties are up on today's Texas Commission on Jail Standards agenda (pdf), and I'd be headed up there to listen in if paying work didn't obligate me to focus my attention elsewhere. [read post]
5 Nov 2006, 10:39 pm
Counties struggling with rising indigent defense costs and county jails overcrowded with indigent prisoners can look east of Dallas for a solution. [read post]
16 Jun 2010, 8:44 am by Gritsforbreakfast
He added that: with a child support collection rate on par with Dallas County, Bexar County’s judicial philosophy doesn’t make sense, Wolff said. [read post]
9 Apr 2007, 12:53 am
Here are some key recent Texas jail-related headlines to let you know why I think that may be an eventful meeting.Texas county jails missing their marksHarris County Jail Deaths On Pace to Double '06Jail inspectors find "no improvement" at Dallas Jail; the Dallas News posted the jail's 2007 and 2006 inspection reportsTarrant County to build new jail in downtown Fort WorthTravis… [read post]
20 Apr 2008, 2:49 am
"City officials are estimating that in time the city could save $1 million a year on the more than $6.8 million the city pays the county for the use of its jail facility.The county jail's population could also fall, because fewer arrested people would be going to the jail, but the impact is likely to be minor. [read post]
19 Oct 2015, 11:27 pm by Robert Guest
So if you are sitting in the county jail and looking at a plea bargain for pen time or county time how can you figure out your back time? [read post]
14 May 2010, 6:42 am by Dr. Shezad Malik
The Harris County Commissioner's Court approved a $167,500 settlement in a lawsuit over a woman who died while in a county jail in 2008. [read post]
30 Mar 2016, 12:46 pm by Michael Lowe
(Misdemeanors at any level, class A, B, or C, carry with them a penalty of no time behind bars or the maximum of one year in the local county jail). [read post]
2 Nov 2008, 7:46 am
So on October 1, there were 628 county inmates in the jail, and another 107 housed in other counties. [read post]
8 Feb 2008, 6:58 am
Here are the changes in jail incarceration rates between 2000-2007 for Texas' five largest counties (Slide 20):Harris: 15.72%Dallas: -13.46%Tarrant: -6.02%Bexar: 7.54%Travis: -15.08%Fabelo corroborated my assessment earlier in the day that pretrial detention is driving county jail growth. [read post]
16 Jun 2012, 9:16 pm
" And you can bet for sure that this upcoming 4th of July weekend will be a no refusal weekend for Dallas and Collin Counties. [read post]
12 Jan 2008, 1:30 am
He'd have served his jail sentence long before now if Dallas and Travis County Jails weren't completely full.The shift toward greater pretrial detention at the expense of actual, judicially awarded sentences is a relatively recent one. [read post]
12 Sep 2013, 7:06 am by Gritsforbreakfast
In Dallas County, it falls under the Community Supervision and Corrections Department. [read post]