If the budget passes on or before the end of the Fiscal year Deputies and jailers will receive raises. The Sheriff is trying very hard to bring the pay scale up to similar counties. The deputies will take a little more work than the jailers.
We have been following some of these issues for over 8 years. The issues with jailers are more complicated than the deputies. Consistently the jailers have resigned in higher numbers than any other SO employee.
This has been an issue for Sheriff Pucket long before he took office and part of his campaign. He can't do anything until the budget is passed. The sheriff and all other government offices work on the budget all year long.
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