Library patrons booked into jail for late fees, overdue books

Handcuffed and ankle-shackled, Jacob deLaGarza marched in a single-file line to see the judge. His crime: two research books and a Bruce Springsteen CD all long overdue at the Victoria Public Library. Lost or late materials can result in more than just a 10-cent-a-day fine – readers can find themselves behind bars. “I’ve never beenContinue reading “Library patrons booked into jail for late fees, overdue books”