Home / Government and politics / Alachua County Commission approves study of Alachua County jail

Alachua County Commission approves study of Alachua County jail

By

In a narrow 3-2 vote, the Alachua County Commission will hire an outside company to analyze whether or not the Alachua County Jail needs more staff, much to the dismay of the Sheriff’s Office. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM spoke with Alachua County Commissioner Mike Byerly and Sheriff Sadie Darnell to get both sides of this hot debate.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

About Front Page Edition

Check Also

Marion County Sheriff’s Office's new Bell 206B3 helicopter at the Ocala International Airport. (Patricia Ochoa/WUFT News)

Bambi Bucket In Tow, Marion County’s New Helicopter Can Help Extinguish Fires

Following maintenance and a new coat of paint, Standridge said the helicopter is now ready for use.