Courthouses & jails enable justice to function, because they are the places where much of the due process of law happens. According to state law, Counties in South Dakota are responsible to provide adequate court and jail facilities.
The Codington County Justice Advisory Committee (CCJAC) exists to examine the issues surrounding the County’s legal responsibility to provide adequate jail and court space.
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Public Information Meetings (slides & audio)
CCJAC Origination Documents
Voting Members: Al Koistenen, Jeanne Horning, Sheriff Brad Howell, Commissioner Troy VanDusen, Commissioner Lee Gabel (Chair)
Non-voting Members: The Honorable Robert Spears, State’s Attorney Rebecca Morlock-Reeves, Chief Corrections Officer Matt Blackwelder