Family of dead inmate sues Summit County Sheriff’s Office, citing jail’s history of ignoring medical needs – The Denver Post

The family of a woman who died after attempting suicide in the Summit County jail has sued the sheriff’s office, claiming jail staff ignored ignored her distress, did not provide her with prescribed antidepressant medication and showed “deliberate indifference” to her safety. Jacqueline Bickford, 31, died in a hospital in April …

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