Inspection of jail finds multiple issues, according to report

By , Daily Memphian Published: June 30, 2020 5:57 PM CT

An independent inspection of the jail at 201 Poplar was ordered by the court in an ongoing lawsuit to get medically vulnerable inmates released from the jail. 


Shelby County Jail ACLU-TN COVID-19 pandemic Shelby County Sheriff Floyd Bonner Jr.
Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones covers criminal justice issues and general assignment news for The Daily Memphian. She previously was a reporter at The Commercial Appeal.


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