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Pulaski County jail welcomes body scanning technology

By |2019-05-07T22:33:17+00:00January 10th, 2016|News|

By Caitlin Centner | Posted: Wed 3:38 PM, Jan 06, 2016 | Updated: Wed 5:20 PM, Jan 06, 2016 PULASKI COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Jailers in Pulaski County are hoping new scanners will help cut down on contraband being brought into the building. They are the first of their kind in the State of Kentucky. [...]

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Pulaski County Detention Center gets SOTER RS Full Body Scanner

By |2015-10-03T15:11:24+00:00October 3rd, 2015|News|

Read full story here. By JANIE SLAVEN Commonwealth Journal It appears that the Pulaski County Detention Center will be getting a full-body scanner after all. During Tuesday’s meeting of Pulaski County Fiscal Court, PCDC Major Ron Swartz — representing Jailer David Moss who could not attend due to illness — presented a single bid to [...]

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Nashville prison adds body scanner to help catch contraband

By |2019-05-07T22:33:17+00:00September 7th, 2015|News|

Read full story here. Riverbend Maximum Security Prison is the first testing ground for a body scanner that will check visitors and staff for contraband. Visitors to the prison in west Nashville may now feel like they are going through airport security. It is part of an effort to reduce the amount of contraband smuggled [...]

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Frederick County Sheriff to block flow of contraband with body scanner

By |2019-05-07T22:33:17+00:00September 6th, 2015|News|

Read full story here. The Frederick County Sheriff's Office plans to invest roughly $120,000 in a body scanning system to keep contraband out of the county jail. County commissioners unanimously approved the purchase Thursday during a board meeting. To pay for the purchase, the sheriff's office will use federal funds received as reimbursement for housing [...]

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New body scanner detects heroin on woman

By |2019-05-07T22:33:18+00:00September 6th, 2015|News|

Read full story here Frederick County sheriff’s deputies said a new body scanner at the adult detention center helped reveal a baggie of heroin a woman tried to hide in her vagina. Brittany Ann Sapp, 23, was arrested at 1:40 p.m. Saturday when a K-9 helped deputies find a baggie with suspected heroin residue [...]

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