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Ken Cuccinelli Visits Arlington County Jail

Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli visited the Arlington County Detention Facility today to learn more about the jail’s programs to help inmates rejoin society.

Cuccinelli was given a tour of the jail by Sheriff Beth Arthur and county Department of Human Services Chief Cindy Kemp. Arthur and Kemp highlighted the jail’s diversionary, re-entry and education programs, as well as its programs for assisting inmates with mental health issues.

“We welcomed the opportunity to highlight the Arlington County Detention Facility and our partnership with the Department of Human Services in assisting incarcerated individuals,” Arthur said in a statement. “We appreciate Attorney General Cuccinelli’s interest in our operations and the programs that assist individuals with mental health challenges re-enter the community.”

Photo courtesy Arlington County Sheriff’s Office

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