(Community Matters 12) Sheriff Implores Safety on NYE, Discusses Mental Health Effects on the Jail

First Aired December 31, 2022

in his first interview with Community Matters, Calhoun County Sheriff Steve Hinkley takes the opportunity to encourage safety on New Year's Eve – and while ice fishing. As well, he discusses the effects of the mental health crisis on the Calhoun County Jail.

Episode Resources

Calhoun County Sheriff's Department website
Calhoun County Sheriff's Department Facebook page


Former WBCK Morning Show host Richard Piet (2014-2017) returns to host Community Matters, an interview program focused on community leaders and newsmakers in and around Battle Creek. Community Matters is heard Saturdays, 8-8:30 AM Eastern on WBCK-FM (95.3) and anytime at battlecreekpodcast.com.

Community Matters is sponsored by Lakeview Ford Lincoln.

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