Wednesday, April 17, 2019

CITY HALL RESISTS NEW KCMO JAIL?!?!

Building up the so-called "prison-industrial complex" is a bad look from many of our progressive council members. Also, the ongoing human rights crisis at the Jackson Council Jail offer a glimpse at the downside of this facility. Take a look at these issues and more in the discussion of cash that would be better spent putting more cops on the street. Checkit:

Kansas City Needs A New Place For Its Inmates, Some Councilmembers Don't Want A New Jail

There is a chance that there might be two new jails in Jackson County in the next few years - one for the county and one for Kansas City. On June 25, the city will need to house its inmates and detainees somewhere else besides the downtown Jackson County jail.


Further reading: As more inmates are released, committee advances temporary Kansas City jail plan

12 comments:

Anonymous said...

Which local construction companies are pushing this deal to City Hall?

Hyperblogal said...

Well, we're gonna have about 800 vacate hotel rooms each day..... just saying...

Anonymous said...

If we had a good prosecutor instead of worthless Jean Petersucker Baker most of the jail inmates would already be in the State Penitentiary.

Anonymous said...

^^^nice try goofball but the state pen is already full and a waiting list of those convicted to be placed in it.

Grip Madlock said...

Look for an uptick in Conventions on June 26th

Anonymous said...

We obviously need to build more prisons and get capable prosecutors to fill them full of hood rats.

Anonymous said...

how much for the icky sticky?!?

Anonymous said...

hey hey hey poppy jews

Anonymous said...

you need jesus

Anonymous said...

He's a little crazy.
this phone number is no longer in service.

Anonymous said...

FINE, i guess you will miss the big house karaoke night

Hyperblogal said...

We will have quite a surplus of hotel rooms.