Adding It Up: The Financial Realities of Ohio’s Pay-to-Stay Jail Policies

This report from the American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio describes how struggling local governments are turning to booking fees, daily housing fees, costs for clothing and even medical fees in the hopes of turning their jails into revenue generators, arguing that these pay-to-stay policies cause more problems than they solve.

Adding It Up: The Financial Realities of Ohio’s Pay-to-Stay Jail Policies