This guide “will be broadly useful to U.S. jails in planning for crises, emergencies, and natural disasters and in developing the appropriate response capacities to cope with these events where they cannot be prevented” (p. vi).
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A Guide to Preparing for and Responding to Jail Emergencies: Self-Audit Checklists, Resource Materials, Case Studies
This guide offers information that will help states and state jail-related organizations to develop or update jail standards and inspection programs.
This guide prepares supervisors for conversations with new inspectors taking the "Jail Inspection Basics" self-guided course.
This self-paced, self-instruction course explains the role and responsibilities of a jail inspector.