Students at Indiana State University got a look this week at some of the challenges inmates face, even after their jail time is up.
The county will spend nearly $2.9 million to buy the former Wilson Middle School. The 500-bed jail is expected to be completed in two years.
Since the program started in April 2017, attorneys have found at least 7 kids who didn't have an attorney when they should have.
Greene County broke ground on a nearly a $15 million expansion of its jail today.
The city of Indianapolis has reached a $4.2 million deal to buy and lease land for a new $572 million criminal justice center.
A new jail in Vigo County is effectively on hold after critics raised questions about its projected costs.
Last week, council members tabled a vote on a jail proposal after three hours of public comment. A new meeting date for the vote has not been set.
The sheriff says the policy is indicative of a larger problem: jail overcrowding.
Monroe County Circuit Court Judge Marc Kellams says the opioid crisis is a major cause of the surging population.
Plans are moving forward on Mayor Joe Hogsett's proposal for a new criminal justice center that would treat people with mental illness and drug addictions.