McCracken County jail KSP Investigating Possible Violations of Whistleblower Act at McCracken Co. Jail By Matt Markgraf • Apr 2, 2018 via Facebook Kentucky State Police are investigating whether the termination of McCracken County Deputy Jailer David Knight violated the Kentucky Whistleblower Act. Former McCracken Co. Deputy Jailer Pleads Not Guilty to Misconduct Charges By The Associated Press • May 24, 2017 David Benbennick, Wikimedia Commons, Public Domain A former McCracken County deputy jailer has pleaded not guilty to multiple counts of misconduct. McCracken County Deputy Jailer Charged With 16 Counts of Misconduct By The Associated Press • May 19, 2017 McCracken County Sheriff's Dept. Facebook A McCracken County grand jury has indicted a local deputy jailer after an investigation into multiple complaints from inmates alleging mistreatment. Leeper Signs Emergency Order for Flood Damage Repairs By Lance Dennee • Jul 14, 2015 kcjea.org/mccracken.html 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. Jail Largest Expenditure in McCracken County Fiscal Court Budget By Lance Dennee • May 13, 2014 wikipedia.com 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.