Transfer of Prisoners Risky in Public Areas

BLAIR – Transfer of Prisoners from the Washington County Jail to Court Rooms currently brings inmates through hallways that are often crowded with citizens doing business at the court house – creating a potential safety hazards.  Is there a different way of transferring those inmates?  That question on the agenda for the Washington County Board of Supervisors tomorrow when they meet at 3pm.  Additionally there will be a public hearing at 6:30 in the lower level conference room to review the Criminal Justice Center  Plan and financial information.