Tuesday, October 18, 2011

If you build it they will come

We'll fill it.

State gives Comal County jail high marks; official says new jail necessary
By Dalondo Moultrie New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung

NEW BRAUNFELS — Comal County Sheriff Bob Holder has said population growth across the county is driving the need for more jail space.

Recently, the state commission that inspects jails gave the county’s facility a clean bill of health and found no deficiencies. However, Holder, his jail administrator Major John Bell and the commission’s executive director said glowing marks do not discount the need for a new jail.

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