Codington County Jail sees slight increase in inmate population in 2022  (Audio)

February 27, 2023
Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.–The average daily inmate population at the Codington County Jail was up a bit last year over 2021 numbers.

Sheriff Brad Howell talked with KWAT News about the latest numbers they assembled…

As for the number of bookings into the jail last year….

The sheriff says his office administered more than 24,000 breathalyzer tests under the court-ordered 24/7 program, and there were only 86 failures the entire year.