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Oklahoma County Jail
The Oklahoma County Jail in downtown Oklahoma City has been a troubled facility since it opened in 1991. (Michael Duncan)
The Oklahoma County Detention Center — referred to on NonDoc as the Oklahoma County Jail — has long faced severe structural, management and staffing issues. Governed by the Oklahoma County Criminal Justice Authority, the jail is currently run by CEO Brandi Garner.
Reporter Matt Patterson covers the Oklahoma County Jail for NonDoc. Follow Matt on Twitter (@MattPattOKC) and sign up for NonDoc’s direct text program to receive stories related to central Oklahoma communities.
The following articles on involve issues at and management of the Oklahoma County Jail, including plans to build a new facility.


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