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Hardin County Non-Compliance Report

Jail Name
Hardin County 
Report Date
Byron Shelton 
Original Report
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TJP Commentary
  • In November 2021, lighting struck the fire panel system and affected all intercoms in all cells at the jail. There is currently no 2 way communication at the jail. Technical assistance provided.
  • Multiple cells had excess graffiti and clutter spread throughout the cell. Technical assistance provided.
  • Only two staff members have food handler's training. There need to be additional staff members with food handler's training to properly cover and supervise this area. Technical assistance provided.
Violation Types
  • Fire Panel -
  • No two-way voice communication system between jailers and inmates -
  • not enough staff to supervise kitchen & food prep -
  • sanitation -
  • technical assistance provided -

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