December 1, 2015

Tucson inmates could be bused to Santa Cruz jail

Arizona Daily Star “For each inmate sent to jail by Tucson City Court judges, Pima County charges Tucson a $279 booking fee and $85 for each additional day, said Deputy City Manager Martha Durkin.

Those rates reflect a ‘dramatic increase’ since 2007, when the county charged the city a $166 booking fee and a $57 daily fee for city inmates, she said.” Read more…