There’s really nothing to this article “Katrina dries up Sheriff's Office revenue.” It sounds like only vacant jobs will be eliminated in the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office and their surplus, plus a loan, will keep services going for a while.
But, I found this bit interesting:
And the Sheriff's Office loses out on inmate telephone fees, which bring in an estimated $670,000 a year, Rivera said.
How much are phone calls in prison? They must have my phone plan.