Fresno, California 2021-06-10 10:18:39 –
This project will create a maximum security extension of 256 beds at the John Ratraca Orthodontic Center.
It will essentially replace the dilapidated main prison in downtown Merced.
On Tuesday, the board unanimously approved a $ 1.35 million contract with a Sacramento company to manage the project.
Sheriff Vern Warnke said the situation in both prisons in the county had influenced a series of recent escapes.
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