Medical drama confronts this facility that has long been one of the worst dumps in Kansas City. Authorities are working to address the crisis in the making as long-term warnings about the deplorable conditions inside the jail STILL haven't been completely addressed.
Families worried after 14 inmates at Jackson County jail contract COVID-19, 189 on precautionary lockdown
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Families of inmates at the Jackson County Detention Center say they're concerned about safety precautions as coronavirus cases continue to spread at the jail. As of Thursday, 32 people have recently tested positive for the virus at the facility, according to the Jackson County Health Department.