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GOSHEN Sheriff’s employees to attend seminar on inmate sexual assault

A group of employees from the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department plan to attend a conference in March that will address the sexual abuse of inmates.
Posted on Feb. 18, 2013 at 12:00 a.m. | Updated on Feb. 18, 2013 at 11:51 a.m.

GOSHEN — Three employees from the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department will be headed to a conference in Wisconsin that will address sexual abuse of inmates.

Sheriff Brad Rogers said the employees — Greg Eash, Tina Keim and John Perry — will receive training at a conference in March related to the Prison Rape Elimination Act, a federal law regarding sexual assault of prisoners. The county commissioners approved expenses for the trip Monday, Feb. 18, totaling $1,030 for the three employees.

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