Visitation at Jefferson County jail closed for Hurricane Harvey
In anticipation of heavy rains and flooding, the Jefferson Sheriff’s Office has closed the visitation building at the Jefferson County Correctional Facility.
Visitation will be closed from Friday, Aug. 25, through Thursday Aug. 31.
Sheriff Zena Stephens tells us they will not be evacuating the jail, or moving inmates for the hurricane.
Media will be notified when visitation is back up and running.