OK Law

Tue, 11/07/2017 - 12:00am
Oklahoma County Jail

People go to jail.  Our local jail, the one with which I happen to be most familiar, is the Oklahoma County Jail on Shartel here in Oklahoma City.  It has a rated inmate capacity of 1200 but routinely houses 2500 inmates.  It's just chock full of people, some dangerous, some stupid, some crazy, and some dangerously stupid and crazy.  Combined with the overpopulation this is an extremely dangerous situation for both the inmates and their custodians,...

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