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Options for Managing Difficult Inmates [Videoconference held on June 13, 2001]

Accession Number: 016993
Media Type: 
Video

Difficult inmates, such as those who have gang affiliations, chronic behavioral problems or who are mentally or socially challenged, require more complex management interventions. This program presents a menu of options for managing difficult inmates, discusses barriers, and identifies resources. Segments of this presentation include:

  • Description of the "difficult" inmate
  • Criteria for placement and release to special housing
  • Program options that are working nationally
  • Obstacles to successful program strategy, policy, and implementation
  • Resources to facilitate the program
  • And performance measures to evaluate and validate the program.
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