Progress on the new jail is slow and not-so-long-ago human rights abuse complaints persist.
Today's update . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Foul play is not suspected in the death of a 42 year-old jail inmate, according to Jackson County Sheriff Darryl Forte. Forte tweeted this morning that man who was admitted to the Jackson County Detention Center in Kansas City over the weekend was found unresponsive Monday morning, May 10.