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Cuyahoga County Jail

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Two former Cuyahoga County jail guards have been sentenced to prison for running a drug trafficking ring behind bars. 

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A Cuyahoga County Jail inmate was beaten to death Monday night by another inmate following an altercation. 

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State officials say they no longer need to conduct monthly inspections at the troubled Cuyahoga County jail, citing significantly improved operations. 

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The Cuyahoga County Council has approved a 950 thousand dollar settlement of a lawsuit over the 2018 death of an inmate in the troubled county jail. 

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Officials at the Circleville Juvenile Correctional Facility say a 17-year-old inmate died Monday.  

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Two former Cuyahoga County jail guards have been sentenced for assaulting a female inmate strapped to a restraint chair. 33-year-old Idris-Farid Clark will serve 18 months in prison. 

Two former Cuyahoga County jail guards have been sentenced to jail time for beating a mentally ill inmate who was strapped to a restraint chair. 

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A former Cuyahoga County jail guard has pleaded guilty to charges related to the assault of a female inmate who was strapped to a restraint chair in July 2018. 

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A memo obtained by the Associated Press shows a recent state inspection of the troubled Cuyahoga County jail  found problems with medical care and other issues months after operators were cited during previous inspections. 

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A former Cuyahoga County jail inmate has filed a lawsuit claiming she was was pepper-sprayed and punched while restrained. 

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 Cuyahoga County administrators say improvements have reduced the time inmates are locked down in their cells at the county jail, where a U.S. Marshal's Service report last November said conditions were unsanitary, inhumane and unsafe. 

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine has ordered the state to conduct monthly inspections of the troubled Cuyahoga County Jail.