Larry Blanton en Deschutes County Sheriff's Department Pleased With Progress Of Jail Expansion <p>The Deschutes County Sheriff's Office is pleased with the progress of its new jail expansion.</p><p>The expansion will add 22,000 square foot to the existing jail. It includes six additional housing units, and an improved mental health facility. Sheriff Larry Blanton says the project is being funded by a revenue bond and $2.6 million the county set aside.</p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 17:45:00 +0000 Desmond O'Boyle 3231 at