JM: Did you always have access to necessary medications? JD: Yes, one could have prescription medications
delivered to the facility by friends or family.
JM: How did you get your medications? JD: For prescription medications the jail nurse would
administer medication at meal times, with
immidiate consumption striclty enforced.
Non prescription medications like aspirin or
tylenol could be requested to jail staff and it
was up to their discretion. Again immediate
consupmtion was striclty enforced.
JM: What types of punishments were incurred for abuse of drugs? Did you ever witness this? JD: If an inmate was caguht hoarding, using or
selling any unauthorized drugs or medication it
would result in a change of disciplinary status.
Example- removal from a msidemeanor POD into a a
cell or felony area POD.