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Chad Jackson has been on the job for about four weeks as the new Stutsman County jail administrator. John M. Steiner / The Sun

Jamestown native takes the reins at county jail


Chad Jackson is the new jail administrator for the Stutsman County Correctional Center.

Jackson, a Jamestown High School and University of Jamestown graduate, was hired March 3 to replace Tracy Trapp, the former jail administrator who resigned Jan. 1.

Jackson has experience with the SCCC, as he worked there from 1997 to 1999 as a corrections officer while earning a degree in criminal justice from UJ.

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Chris Olson
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