Kentucky Association of Counties

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Kentucky Association of Counties


County Champion


Jail Resources and Training

KACo provides training and education, model policies and procedures, support, guidance and expertise for Kentucky’s county jail professionals. 

KACo Contact


Michael Ray
Safety and Loss Control Manager

Training opportunities

KACo offers training and education opportunities to jail officials throughout the year. View here


Policies and Procedures

Model policies and procedures for jails are available for download. View here.




Jail News


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May 10, 2024
Dept. of Justice reiterates guidance on use of medication in jails for opioid use disorder
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April 24, 2024
County Government 101: Catastrophic Medical Reimbursement
Is your county leaving money on the table?
May 24, 2021
Correctional officers deserve our gratitude and respect
If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and feel like you have nowhere to turn, there is always someone to help you at one of the numbers listed with this article.