Madison County Jail Responds, Adapts to COVID-19 Outbreak


You may have heard that the Madison County Detention center is taking steps to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, as are many other institutions.

News director for WBONTV Marisa Hempel spoke with Madison County Jailer Steve Tussey, who explained how visits and drop-offs have changed, as well as how the jail has implemented the release to home incarceration of non-violent offenders.

Always keep in mind of the daily live news briefing to get all the latest news of COVID-19 and how it affects us here in Central and Eastern Kentucky, at 3 p.m. daily on socials, ROKU, here streaming on the site, and Wallingford Broadcasting stations.