Subscribe Register Login

Thursday, July 24, 2014, 11:03 p.m.
Top Picks - Capture Arkansas

PCSO to open new jail wing

By David Harten

This article was published November 14, 2012 at 5:02 p.m.

a-holding-pod-in-the-new-wing-of-the-pulaski-county-regional-detention-facility

A holding pod in the new wing of the Pulaski County Regional Detention Facility.

PCSO unveils new wing at detention center

The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office unveiled the new wing in their detention facility in a guided tour on Wednesday. (By David Harten)
[View Full-Size]

— The Pulaski County sheriff's office announced the opening of a new jail wing at its Roosevelt Road facility in Little Rock on Wednesday afternoon.

The new wing can hold up to 240 inmates and will be designated for non-violent offenders. Officials said it will begin to be inhabited on Monday.

The mayors of Little Rock, North Little Rock, Maumelle, Sherwood and Jacksonville agreed to share the cost for 80 of the 240 beds, while funding for the remaining 160 beds is still to be determined.

The facility is equipped with full-time surveillance equipment, large holding pods and outdoor holding cells.

Read more about this story in tomorrow's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

Comments on: PCSO to open new jail wing

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Chieffinancialoffice

    chief financial officer: Arkansas Community Foundation, Inc....
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Counselor

    University of the OzarksUniversity of the Ozarks in Clarksvi...
    CLARKSVILLE, AR

  • Needs assessment/intake coordinator

    avantage point of northwest arkansas Is seeking qualified ap...
    FAYETTEVILLE, AR

  • Spec. ed. teacher

    Certified Special Education Teacher -Private Residential Fac...
    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Lpns

    , LTC exp. preferredApply in person Woodland Hills of Jackso...
    JACKSONVILLE, AR

Search 831 jobs >

Top Picks - Capture Arkansas
Arkansas Online