Thursday, September 6, 2007
Criticism of State Takeover of Maine County Jails
The Maine state plan to take over the county jails has drawn some criticism from county officials. The critics include Maine Sheriff's and Maine County Commissioners associations. They also question whether the state will save the amount of money that the governor claims. Read more in the Portland Press Herald (September 6, 2007) online news article entitled "County jail takeover plan draws more fire".