Coronavirus concerns prompt changes at Missoula jail

Missoula Municipal Court
Posted at 3:51 PM, Mar 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-19 16:23:26-04

MISSOULA — The Missoula County Commission announced on Wednesday that the Missoula County Detention Center will not be accepting people who have been charged, but not convicted of non-violent misdemeanor offenses under state laws and/or city ordinances.

Additionally, the jail on Mullan road will not accept people who have been arrested based on a warrant for failure to appear for court dates related to non-violent misdemeanor offenses.