Overtime Details For Benton County Sheriff's Office Discussed

Federal Programs, Jail Backlog, Health Services All Factors

Posted: December 23, 2013 at 5 a.m.

Benton County Sheriff Kelley Cradduck talks with the media about his department's recent overtime expenditures at the Benton County Sheriff's Office headquarters.

The Benton County Quorum Court had to more than double the Sheriff’s Office overtime budget on short notice, adding $300,000 last month to a budget line with an original appropriation of $206,703 for 2013.

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