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Interview with Dodo and Misty

JM: How many different blocks were there?
Dodo: 7 Pods, RHU & SNU in one pod
Misty: A. B. c. D. SNU. Rhu. Work release and female. It has rhu/SNU section a work release section and a general population

JM: Did they have names? If so, what were they?
Dodo: Pods A,B, C, D, RHU (restricted housing unit), SNU (special needs unit)Female, female work release, male Work release
Misty: A boys intake and serious offenders B worker pod plus child molesters C D F Work release Restricted housing unit or rhu Special needs housing or SNU

JM: Which types of inmates were housed in the different blocks?
Dodo: Pod A was intake, very crowded Pod B was general population Pod C was general Population Pod D was "honor pod," for inmate workers Female Pod, and separated within this unit was female RHU/SNU, called the "fishbowl." Female work release was connected to this unit, separated by jail door. Male work release pod was desirable, less populated. RHU/SNU for disciplinary and very mentally-ill inmates.
Misty: A had males intakes and murders B was worker pod and child molesters C d were general pop Work release had non violence no escape risk F has females Rhu. Punishment pod lock down SNU. Mental health Inmates or need protection

JM: What do you remember being the nicest and worst parts about the different blocks?
Dodo: At one time, there was the highest number of sex offenders, in jail history, and these men were put on different pods, but were eventually all put on one pod because sex offenders are considered the lowest and were often threatened. This jail also housed state and federal inmates who were integrated into general population or worker pods.
Misty: Not really anything nice about jail. There was a lot of mrsa and people had Luce and scabies. It was really gross and you always heard about people getting infections from spider bites. You had to be very careful not to get I infections because it was difficult to get rid of it.

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