JPs vote 13-0 to levy per-inmate daily fee on all cities using jail

Cost lower in county’s contract offer

Posted: July 23, 2014 at 3:42 a.m.

Starting today, all municipalities operating a law enforcement agency in Pulaski County are subject to a daily fee for each prisoner they send to the county jail, though the county won't likely charge the fee until next year and then only if a new agreement is not in place to fund the jail.

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