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- CRIME AND PUNISHMENT. // Ebony;Feb1946, Vol. 1 Issue 4, p42
The article reveals that the town of Eatonville, Florida has no jail as it has almost no crime, and that attempts to build one failed since a resident named Doc Biddy stole the stones needed to complete it.
- Jail per-diem talks continuing. Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal;10/13/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 42, p3
The article reports that talks are continuing on the jail per-diem dispute between five Michigan cities and Kent County. However, no measurable progress has been observed since the approval of a 20-year renewal of the corrections and detention millage in August 2008. A dollar-for-dollar cut in...
- POLICE BLOTTER. // Graham Leader;5/12/2013, Vol. 137 Issue 77, p11A
The article reports on police blotter events in the city of Grant in Young County, Texas from May 3-9, 2013. Figures on jail counts for each day are presented. Reports on arrests of individuals suspected of committing crimes such as drug delivery, theft and possession of a controlled substance,...
- Small-Town Blues. Abramsky, Sasha // American Prospect;Jun2003, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p19
Comments on the construction of a privately run U.S. Marshals Service prison in the town of Encinal, Texas in 2003. Arguments raised by the proponents of the project; Budget promised to improve the town's infrastructure; Background on the trend of constructing private prisons in poor counties.
- Jail Fees Impacting Corrections Millage. Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal;7/28/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 31, p7
The article focuses on the possibility that Kent County, Michigan will lose revenue regardless of who wins the per-diem jail fee dispute in 2008. The county is expected to lose about $1 million annually to house the ordinance offenders coming from Grand Rapids, Grandville, Walker, Wyoming and...
- San Juan. // Monkeyshines on America;Mar98 Territory: Puerto Rico, p17
Focuses on the capital city of San Juan in Puerto Rico. History; Population; Previous name; Location; Historical landmarks.
- Bayamon... // Monkeyshines on America;Mar98 Territory: Puerto Rico, p18
Focuses on Bayamon, the second largest city in Puerto Rico. Location; Historical landmarks; Museums.
- Urban decay: the rise of community compost programs Darcey, Sue // World Wastes;Sep1992, Vol. 35 Issue 9, p22
No abstract available.
- Ventilatory lung function and chronic chest symptoms among the inhabitants of urban areas with various levels of acid aerosols: prospective study in Cracow Krzyzanowski, M.; Jedrychowski, W. // Environmental Health Perspectives;Feb1989, Vol. 79, p101
No abstract available.