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What types of offenses have inmates in the prison committed?

As a county prison, we handle inmates that are:

  • Awaiting transport to a state correctional facility to serve their sentence
  • Brought in as pre-trial and unable to make bond, inmates who are sentenced by a District Magistrate for either a summary offense or a Misdemeanor of the 3rd degree
  • In violation of a civil proceeding such as domestic relations orders; i.e. child support, or violated a Protection from Abuse order
  • In violation of conditions of their probation or parole or
  • Serving County sentences for crimes they have been convicted or pled guilty tor


Changes in State law provide for the prison to house juveniles who have committed certain criminal offenses and the District Attorney has decided to try as an adult.

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1. How much does it cost to house an inmate?
2. What is the average length of stay for an inmate at the prison?
3. What types of offenses have inmates in the prison committed?
4. What is the difference between privileges and rights within the prison?
5. How do you keep the inmates in line?
6. What is the Pre-Release Advisory Board?
7. How do inmates obtain and use money while incarcerated?
8. What is the policy for contraband within the prison?
9. What is the policy for inmate telephone use within the prison?
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