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October 14, 2017
South Dakota county receives $1.75M grant for justice system
RAPID CITY (AP) — A county sheriff's office and a circuit court in South Dakota have received a $1.75 million grant for criminal justice reform...
October 14, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 30, 2017
Inmate who escaped from Sioux Falls jail arrested
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A sheriff in South Dakota says deputies arrested an inmate who escaped two weeks ago from Sioux Falls' Minnehaha County...
September 30, 2017 - 10:12am
September 13, 2017
Prison populations rising again after 2013 reforms
Men and women in South Dakota's state prison system increased this calendar year, according to data presented Wednesday to state government's...
September 13, 2017 - 5:22pm
September 1, 2017
Local jail population drops, but officials gearing up for end of year
The Davison County Jail's inmate population was reduced by almost half since January, but local officials are not able to explain exactly the...
September 1, 2017 - 8:05am
August 31, 2017
UPDATE: Standoff ends with Wagner man who assaulted correctional officer, escaped from jail
LAKE ANDES — A man who law enforcement says escaped from jail Wednesday night is considered dangerous and has a history of assault. Jubal...
August 31, 2017 - 8:49am
August 2, 2017
Authorities capture last Alabama inmate who used peanut butter to escape from jail
The last of 12 inmates who escaped from an Alabama jail over the weekend with the aid of peanut butter was recaptured hundreds of miles away...
August 2, 2017 - 6:59am
June 11, 2017
Mitchell man charged with bringing tobacco to jail
A Mitchell man was arrested and charged with trying to smuggle tobacco into the Davison County Jail. Jacob Stulken, 27, of Mitchell, was arrested...
June 11, 2017 - 3:03pm
May 6, 2017
Disciplinary reports remain high as Davison County Jail population rises
In a jail becoming more crowded, disciplinary actions remain near historic highs. In the first four months of the year, Davison County Jail staff...
May 6, 2017 - 8:00am
April 19, 2017
OUR VIEW: Solution needed now for jail OT
It's time for the Davison County Commission to be vocal on a persistent problem draining taxpayer dollars. The county's jail overtime budget...
April 19, 2017 - 5:15pm
March 13, 2017
Jail population, work release numbers down in 2017
Work is the gateway to a crime-free life. That's what First Circuit Court Judge Tim Bjorkman thinks, and it's why he lets some inmates in Davison...
March 13, 2017 - 5:05pm
September 21, 2016
Davison Co. Jail could need $50K in security upgrades
The Davison County Jail could be in for another major expense in 2016. After a $237,571 renovation of the decaying jail showers, spending a total...
September 21, 2016 - 12:13pm
September 10, 2016
Davison Co. officials seeking cheaper options for same level of care in jail
Drug use may lead to extensive jail time, but the user isn't the only one paying for the crime. Through the first eight months of this year,...
September 10, 2016 - 8:35am
July 28, 2016
County could pay thousands for pregnant woman to give birth in jail
Davison County taxpayers may be forced to spend thousands of dollars for a woman to give birth while she serves her jail sentence. During a circuit court session Tuesday, a Mitchell woman was placed on probation for ingestion of methamphetamine, but she was also ordered to immediately...
July 28, 2016 - 5:44pm
June 14, 2016
Commissioners begin 2017 annual budgets
It's budget time for the Davison County commissioners. The commissioners met during their regular scheduled meeting Tuesday in Mitchell to discuss and review the 2017 annual budget, but preliminary budget numbers weren't available at the meeting. The group will be meeting with officials...
June 14, 2016 - 4:18pm
June 11, 2016
Booked behind bars on weekends
Corrections Officer Tom Kulm checks the same people into the Davison County Jail every weekend. Every Friday, he spends 30 minutes with each...
June 11, 2016 - 10:09am