Blogger Comments: Morgan County, Alabama and counties around the state has made national news because of the abuse of inmate food funds. is this how we really want Alabama potrayed around the nation and around the world. Something has to change that will not allow sheriffs starve and or steal inmate food funds. Just because it is state law does not make it right. It means the law needs to change.
Alabama sheriffs' claim on inmate food fund gets more scrutiny
Mobile County Sheriff Jack Tillman resigned April 11 after pleading guilty to perjury and an ethics violation involving his dealings with excess food fund money for the Mobile County Metro Jail.
Alabama Sheriff Charged With Raiding Jail Food FundMobile County, Alabama, Sheriff Jack Tilman has been charged with theft and violation of the public officials ethical laws for allegedly taking for personal use funds allocated by the state to feed jail prisoners.
|SUNDAY, APRIL 30, 2006|