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Gregg County Special Non-Compliance Report

Jail Name
Gregg County Special 
Report Date
12/31/2019 
Inspector
Wendy Wisneski 
Original Report
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TJP Commentary
Lack of face to face observations led to the opportunity for an inmate to escape. Reports indicate that all but four of 29 employees at Gregg County’s South Jail were disciplined after a “systematic failure” to follow supervision procedures allowed an inmate to escape undetected the week of Christmas. Read more here. https://www.news-journal.com/news/local/gregg-county-jailers-disciplined-after-inmate-escapes-undetected/article_4068726a-3419-11ea-a416-8715db3133de.html
Violation Types
  • Inmate escape -
  • jailers are not conducting face-to-face observations as required -

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