Jackson County jail report omitted flaws in medical and mental health care

The Jackson County legislature spent up to $285,000 last year hiring consultants to evaluate the troubled county jail. The final report issued in January had been heavily edited on the orders of County Executive Frank White's administration.
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The Jackson County legislature spent up to $285,000 last year hiring consultants to evaluate the troubled county jail. The final report issued in January had been heavily edited on the orders of County Executive Frank White's administration.

Mike Hendricks is part of The Star’s investigations team. He joined the reporting staff in 1985 and has written about everything from agriculture to political corruption.