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Question

Why don’t the Douglas County inmates shovel sidewalks for elderly and handicapped people like they do in Shawnee County?

Answer


According to Sgt. Steve Lewis from the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, “Funds are not available to support this type of public works program. The expense of outfitting the inmates with proper clothing and tools, and the cost of providing transportation and supervision, would be significant.”

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