El Paso County Non-Compliant Jail Report
- Jail Name
- El Paso County
- Report Date
- Shane Sowell
- Original Report
- Click Here
- TJP Commentary
After reviewing the 30 minute face-to-face observation logs for inmates in the holding and detoxification cells at the Downtown Jail, there were numerous occasions where facility personnel exceeded the 30 minutes welfare checks by 1 minute up to 55 minutes. Four months later, in Oct., a man died due to repeated neglect of welfare checks.
See the Oct. 30, 2017 Out of Compliance report for more.
- Violation Types
- Admission - Chapter 265: Admission