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Beyond the Myths: The Jail in Your Community

Accession Number: 018696
Media Type: 
Streaming Video

This resource provides a foundation for the efforts of sheriffs and jail administrators to provide the public information about jails generally, their jails specifically, and the need for community interest in local jail issues. It can also be used to educate prospective jail employees about local detention.
Closed captions are only available in the DVD version.

Beyond the Myths: The Jail in Your Community
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Beyond the Myths: The Jail in Your Community


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Publication Year: 
1 DVD (23 min.)
National Institute of Corrections (NIC) (Washington, DC)