By Roxanne Thompson
Limestone County commissioners approved salary increases for the Law Enforcement Center, which includes the Sheriff’s Office, jail and Dispatch Department.
The court addressed this and other matters concerning law enforcement at their July 12 meeting, including hearing the June statistics for the Law Enforcement Center and the Juvenile Detention Center; and approving payment of invoices for the Limestone County Detention Center, the county-owned private prison that has been empty since June 2013.
Those approved for raises include:
• Deputy Tracy Edwards, who will receive a six-month probation pay increase of $2,600 annually.
• Jailer Janice McIntosh, who was approved for a three-year step raise of $1,040 annually.
• Jailer Kendrick McCullen, also approved for a three-year step raise of $1,040 annually.
• Jailer Ricky Fowler, who will get a six-month step raise of $2,600 annually.