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Jail Planning and Expansion: Local Officials and Their Roles, Second Edition

Accession Number: 
022668
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This publication should be the first that elected officials and other policymakers turn to when developing jail facilities--either a new jail or expansion of an existing jail. All the participants’ roles, decisions they make, and the documents resulting from the process are covered. Sections of this manual explain: what the facility development process is; who the participants in the decision are; what types of decisions must be made; how much time and money are spent on each phase; and the nine phases with their respective tasks and track activities. A facility development process flowchart is also included.

Edition: 
2nd Edition
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Publication Year: 
2010
Length: 
62 p.
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Sponsor(s): 
National Institute of Corrections (NIC) (Washington, DC)