23, Nov 2014 - Sullivan, TN Bar exam â€” Detention facilities specialist to take 'snapshot' analysis of Sullivan jail
BLOUNTVILLE â€” In a unanimous vote Monday, the Sullivan County Commission agreed to enter into County Corrections Partnership with the Tennessee Corrections Institute. The goal: find potential solutions to issues that have caused the county's two jail facilities to have been threatened with loss of TCI certification. Both the main jail and a minimum-security "extension" are currently under "plans ...
21, Nov 2014 - Blount, TN Blount Co. man overcomes addiction through new program
A pilot program in Tennessee aims to reduce prison overcrowding while addressing the state's drug problem; numbers show it is working. Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â