By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – After a controversy over books inside the Allegheny County Jail, the county has expanded its partnership with the Carnegie Library.READ MORE: Congressman Glenn Thompson Being Treated For COVID-19 At Walter Reed Hospital
According to the county, the library will provide expanded access to more E-books and audiobooks for inmates.READ MORE: Volunteers Sought For Days Of Service In Honor Of Tree Of Life Victims
Last month, the jail suspended family and friends from ordering books for inmates.MORE NEWS: 'Sounded Like A Freight Train': Washington County Residents Say Storm Lasted Just Minutes, But Cleanup Will Go On For Days
The policy was decided on due to an investigation involving contraband.