Douglas County Inmates Relocated to New Jail

The new Douglas County jail facility. Michael Boyink/Herald

On Tuesday, Feb. 25, inmates incarcerated in the Douglas County  jail were officially moved to the new jail facility, northwest of town.  The physical address of the recently completed facility is 900 Industrial Road, Ava, Mo.

In addition to relocation of the inmates, Sheriff Chris Degase wants the public to know the department telephone number has not changed, (417) 683-1020 is still the number to call.