Transgender Inmate Sues Texas Jail Guards Who Filmed Her in Shower
A transgender woman is suing Texas sheriff, his predecessor and several deputies after she was ordered to show them her genitals, sent to a men’s jail, and filmed in the shower following her arrest for possession of a gun at an airport.
Harris County Jail Installs Free Suicide Hotline For Inmates
The Harris County Jail is trying a new approach in combating mental health issues after two recent inmate suicides. The Harris County Jail has partnered with The Harris Center, a mental health authority, to provide inmates with free access to a suicide hotline.