South Central Regional Jail Launches Inpatient Treatment Center

Overcrowding is a major challenge in WV’s state prison system. This causes inmates to be housed for longer and longer periods of time in the state’s regional jail system awaiting transfer to a state prison. The Southwestern Regional Jail in Logan County, WV recently opened an inpatient drug treatment center to allow inmates waiting to transfer out to the state prison system an option for drug rehabilitation.

West Virginia launches first inpatient treatment program in a regional jail