- Associated Press - Wednesday, October 1, 2014

GLENWOOD, Iowa (AP) - Officials in western Iowa say a new law enforcement center will house both men and women.

Mills County Sheriff Eugene Goos says the facility has the capacity to separate the inmates. It can house up to 45 inmates.

The Daily Nonpareil reports (https://bit.ly/1wZPvvG ) the new facility in Glenwood will mean less female inmates at the Adams County jail in Corning, where they’re often held after a transfer. County officials say that will result in savings of between $2,000 and $6,000 each month.

Federal prison inmates can be held at the law enforcement center. It will also house the Mills County Sheriff’s Office.


Information from: The Daily Nonpareil, https://www.nonpareilonline.com

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