💥No New Jail & No Jail Southeast💥

Add your name to the petition now to tell Allen County Commissioners: It’s time we invest in Help Not Handcuffs. No new jails in Allen County! Sign & share the petition below!

If you would like to get involved text “Jail” to 260-209-4693!

💥Jail Update💥

On July 15th the commissioners announced their plan with the proposed location for the new jail to be at Adams Center & Paulding Road! The commissioners have yet to meet with anyone in the community to address our concerns.

Click on Community Calendar tab above to see what is happening and when so you can attend!


Next Steps Now

-Join Our Text Thread

-Show Up & Speak Up

-Share the petition

-Invite others to join the conversation

-Be present in federal court hearings, city, county, and commission meetings

Sign & Share The Petition

New Jail on Adams Center & Paulding Road!

We said it 3 months ago and we are saying it now....Not in our neighborhood! New Jail location set to be at Adams Center & Paulding Road. Let's talk about it!!

Press Conference 5/13/22

“If the Allen County Commissioners are taking the day off two days before they are supposed to respond to the ACLU’s lawsuit, the “Help not Handcuffs” Coalition is taking the mic to address the Community’s concerns around reducing incarceration in our county! - Help Not Handcuffs Coalition

Why would we build a bigger jail, when the solution to this problem is clear: fund help, not handcuffs

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