This self-paced, self-instruction course explains the role and responsibilities of a jail inspector. Questions are asked at the end of each chapter which lead to answers from and discussion with their supervisors. Supervisors use the publication "Jail Inspection Basics: Supervisors Guide" (NIC accession no. 022123). Chapters cover: legal issues; standards; the inspection process; facility design; communication; government structures and processes; and resources.
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Jail Inspection Basics: An Introductory Self-Study Course for Jail Inspectors
Boot camp programs
National Institute of Corrections (NIC) (Washington, DC)
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