Dutchess County Jail Is One Of The Worst In State

(Albany, NY) -- According to the state Commission of Correction, the Dutchess County jail is one of the worst in New York.

Yesterday Governor Cuomo announced that he received a report singling out the most problematic local correctional facilities. The report says the Poughkeepsie jail has been seriously overcrowded for years. The jail is also accused of not being compliant of religion, correspondence and legal services policies.

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