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The Vernon C. Bain Correctional Center, a five-story jail barge with 800 beds, opened as a temporary measure in 1982 to relieve crowding on Rikers Island
Why fostering mental wellness in correctional officers is paramount for a safer society
Federal authorities seek witness, victim reports of physical assault and employee misconduct at West Virginia correctional complex
6 people, employed by the Sacramento County Jail’s healthcare contractor, have been arrested for smuggling drugs into the jail
The multiple phase $77M project includes housing renovations, a new intake and booking facility, and staff locker rooms and meeting facilities
Howard Holland, acting warden of Chester County Prison, proposed new fencing, ankle monitors for high-risk inmates, more cameras in the facility and establishing a K-9 unit to enhance security
Chadwick Dotson, a retired judge and former chair of the parole board, aims to reduce the state’s recidivism rate
A majority of first responder agencies lack necessary funds for purchasing equipment and technology
Read this report to better understand the factors that affect staffing in the corrections environment and what steps you can take to address the challenges.
Broome County Sheriff says the agreement establishes “clear LGBTI Guidelines, which were previously nonexistent”
Even after $100M in recent funding more is needed to increase pay to reduce chronic staffing shortages and make overdue repairs
Transformational leaders motivate teams to work toward a shared vision of success by creating a sense of purpose and direction
If you want to ensure your critical points reach the reader, consider moving the conclusion or the necessary action to the beginning of the document
Many in corrections aren’t fully aware of the impact inmate ingenuity can have on daily operations; jail staff need to be alert and on guard
Treat departing employees with the respect and dignity that matches their service and you will maintain their loyalty, even as they depart