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Arpaio's Plan to Transport Inmates on Light Rail Concerns Phoenix

January 29, 2009  | 

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's new system for hauling prisoners on Metro light rail isn't being met with universal praise. Arpaio spun the plan as a cost-saving measure when he unveiled it to the media on Tuesday. He calls it "con rail," and it lets deputies ride the new rail line to and from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport so his office can save money on parking.

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Tags: inmate transport, Maricopa County Sheriff, Corrections


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