Ector County Jail Passes Surprise Inspection

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ECTOR COUNTY - The Ector County Jail can pat itself on the back for running a tight ship.

They were surprised by a visit from the Texas Commission on Jail Standards on Wednesday.

On Thursday, a walk through was done throughout the jail.

Inspectors checked things such as safety equipment, generators and fire alarms.

On Friday, a passing grade was given to the jail.

Sheriff Donaldson will soon get a certificate of compliance.