Brought to you by WBIW News and Network Indiana
Last updated on Thursday, February 21, 2008
(CHARLESTOWN) - A volunteer fire department in Southern Indiana has resumed using inmates from a minimum-security prison to bolster its firefighting force.
The Charlestown Volunteer Fire Department had halted the practice of using the Henryville Correctional Facility inmates in December after residents complained.
Chief Lee Slaughter says residents had objected to inmates being allowed into private homes.
1340 AM WBIW welcomes comments and suggestions by calling 812.277.1340 during normal business hours or by email at email@example.com
© Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Click here to go back to previous page