Sheriff Robert L. Holland released the following statement in regards to the trustee program and the Macon County Sheriff's Office (MCSO).
“MCSO “Trustee” Program inmates in just the year of 2013:
• Spent 1,078 hours utilized in the collection of 4,480 pounds of roadside litter. This totals 242,512 pounds of trash picked up since Sheriff Holland established the program in 2002.
• Spent 921 hours devoted to improvements and maintenance of county buildings.
• Spent 30 hours to non-profit and civic organizations such as CareNet, Relay for Life, Scottish Heritage Day, The Greenway, The Veteran’s Park and more.
read more of the statement after the jump!