|Bridging the Gap: Jail inmates need help ‘to get on right track’|
The same inmates are coming in and going out of the Roger D. Wilson Detention Facility.
Drugs and alcohol are behind most of the crimes, leading to the ongoing overcrowding problem.
The maximum number of inmates the detention facility is designed to hold is 1,036.
But right now, 1,233 are packed into the pods.
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is trying to stop that revolving door.
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