Sheriff-Elect Bill Rasco takes office in
January and he's already planning some changes for DeSoto County's
Rasco said he will a review of the trusty work release process
is already being studied by his incoming staff.
Sheriff James Albert Riley also is looking at jail trusty
security issues after two recent escapes from the DeSoto County
One recent escaped convict, Michael Smith, fled to Memphis. He
died during a confrontation with U.S. Marshals.
The other inmate, Chris Barbee was quickly recaptured.