The Fund for Investigative Journalism

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  • Jailers Without Jails

    County-Jailer-Boone-Mahon-800x533From┬áR.G. Dunlop and Jacob Ryan for the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting, the story of jailers elected to watch over jails that don’t exist. They have nothing to do, but collect their paychecks.

    [Reporting sponsored by The Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation.]

    Photo credit: Jacob Ryan