Mt. Vernon Register-News

December 5, 2012

ICE detainees no longer being held at Jefferson County Justice Center

Staff Writer
CNHI

MT. VERNON — Sources say Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainees can no longer be held at the Jefferson County Justice Center. Jefferson County Board Chairman Robert White said the ICE contract with the JCJC has not been canceled, however, when his request to reveal the Register-News’ sources was denied, he declined to make further comment in advance of releasing a prepared statement.

The Register-News will continue to update the information regarding this situation.