McCracken County jail

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A former McCracken County deputy jailer has pleaded not guilty to multiple counts of misconduct. 

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  A McCracken County grand jury has indicted a local deputy jailer after an investigation into multiple complaints from inmates alleging mistreatment.

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McCracken County judge-executive Bob Leeper told the fiscal court at Monday night’s meeting he will sign an emergency order Tuesday for repairs of damage from last week’s flash flooding.

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The McCracken County Fiscal Court voted on the first reading of a 2014-2015 budget Monday that totals $32m, including over $6m  for the McCracken County Jail. The jail has a large number of employees and houses more than 450 inmates.