Female jail population rising nationwide; drugs blamed
Published: June 8, 2014 - 11:02 PM
| Updated: June 9, 2014 - 01:39 PM
By Rick Armon
Beacon Journal staff writer
Women inmates at the Summit County Jail sit in the sun in an outdoor recreation area on Tuesday, May 27, 2014, in Akron, Ohio. The number of female jail inmates nationwide has risen by 10 percent and the county jail is housing 102 inmates while the capacity is 91. (Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal)
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