News Sections
Audio
New Outfits For Monroe Co. Lawbreakers
Updated May 5, 2013 12:58 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
 Print    Archive    RSS

(BLOOMINGTON) - Some Monroe County Jail inmates are about to get new outfits.

Sheriff Jim Kennedy announced he's going back to history. The typical black and white horizontal striped uniforms will be used.

Kennedy says the outfits raise visibility and also act as a way to differentiate between populations of certain cell blocks.

So far, the sheriff hasn't insisted the inmates wear pink underwear. That's what an Arizona sheriff makes inmates wear, along with chain gang stripes.



« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to comments@wbiw.com

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW


1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2014 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.   WBIW.com and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  About  |  Feedback