Posts With Keyword ‘jail’

Old Jail in Louisa County Inspected

Posted: Saturday, October 19th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A grant from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources allowed Louisa County to inspect the old jail recently.

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US Supreme Court Rules on Strip Searches

Posted: Saturday, April 7th, 2012 at 6:25 am

This week, the US Supreme Court ruled that strip searches may be conducted for even the smallest of crimes. Any violation that causes a person to be released into the general population of a jail could be strip searched at the discretion of jail administrators. But County Attorney Larry Brock says that most people arrested for minor crimes don’t make it into the general population of the jail.

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Escaped Missouri Prisoner has Sigourney Connections

Posted: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 at 1:21 pm


The Keokuk County Sheriff’s office reports that a man with ties to Sigourney has escaped from jail in Missouri.

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