Sheriff busted stealing funds for prison meals, buys $750K beach house

Alabama sheriffs claim obscure law allows them to starve prisoners and legally pocket the gains.

A lawsuit filed by Southern Center for Human Rights and the Alabama Appleseed Center for Law and Justice is forcing 49…

Republican Sheriff Todd Entrekin pocketed $750,000 just last year, money meant to feed prisoners in his care, and used it to buy a fancy beach house. Sheriff Entrekin and his wife Karen just landed the fancy house in upscale Orange Beach Alabama, bringing their total real estate holdings to 1.7 million on just his $93,178 a year salary.

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