Weekend Jail Time Suspended
Effective immediately all defendants required to report to serve their jail sentence on weekends will be suspended. The dates to report will be suspended through at least September 30, 2020 and will have to be rescheduled.
Inmate Transport Suspended
Effective immediately transport of inmates from the jail for in person hearings is suspended. The suspension of transport of inmates will be through at least September 25, 2020.
The reason for these summary actions relates to the Shawnee County DOC experiencing an increase in COVID cases, and the corresponding need for testing and quarantine.