The Fillmore County Jail & Justin System Assessment Town Hall will be held TUESDAY, May 16th at the Fillmore Central Elementary School in Preston. It all starts at 6:30 p.m. and run till about 9:00 p.m.

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This is a great opportunity to learn about justice system policies and practices, preliminary findings based on the assessment and share concerns and ideas about the issues raised.

Some of the topics include:
- Assess Jail & Justice system
- Determine if services & programs are meeting the needs of public safety
- How best to address current & future detention needs
- Examine the justice systems which includes; law enforcement, courts, prosecution, defense council and community sanctioning options.

If you have any questions about the town hall, feel free to give the Fillmore County Sheriffs office a call at 507-765-3874.

This is all apart of the National Institute of Corrections who are conducting the assessment from May 15-17.

This is a fantastic opportunity for all residence to get some questions answered, if you have any, and maybe learn a few things about how our justice system works!