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Getting along with other inmates
Time off for good behavior
Food and Commissary
Armstrong County Jail
171 Staleys Courts Rd
Ralph: it was mainly for probation violation, i sat for 9 months one time and 10 months another time. but the original sentence that go time on probation was 3 1/2 months and i sat for a total of 4 months
Adam: I was sentenced to four to eight years and it took about a half hour
JM: Did you spend time in a holding cell after your sentencing? If so, what was that like? If you didn't where did they they take you instead?
Ralph: it is a very tiny room with a couple of chairs in the back of the courthouse and sheriffs stand outside it
Adam: I was in a holding cell for an hour or so. It was very scary for a first timer going to jail lots of thoughts going through my mind about what it was going to be like
Kittaning, Pennsylvania's Armstrong County Jail is a modern facility that was first put to use in 2003. It houses under 200 inmates, making it a smaller and more manageable detention center.
Perhaps you or someone you know is due time in the jail; if so, you've come to the right place.
Within this site's pages you will find documented interviews with former inmates who can tell you a little more about what to expect from everyday life in jail. From visitation policy to meal information, you will find what you need here.
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