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Correctional law

Civil Liability for the Use of Neck Restraints

This two-part article looks at the liability issues related to neck restraint use. 

Legal Issues in Jails, 2014

Legal issues that impact jails are covered.

Legal Issues in Jails 2013

Legal issues that impact jails are covered.

Civil Liabilities and Other Legal Issues for Probation/Parole Officers and Supervisors: 4th Edition

This NIC monograph is the 2013 revision and update of previous (1982, 1985, 2001) editions.

An Update on Jail Strip Searches of General Population Detainees

This article examines the facts and reasoning of Florence v. Board of Chosen Freeholders, including both the majority and dissenting approaches.

Managing Risk in Jails

This manual helps jails understand risk, its implications, and how to make a formal, effective risk management program.

Avoiding Your Day in Court -- Addressing Training Liability Through Defensible Strategies

Liability issues related to correctional training programs are discussed

Managing Conflict in the Workplace [Satellite/Internet Broadcast on April 7, 1999]

This videoconference focuses upon managing conflict in a correctional setting. 

Application and Use of Restraints in Custody: Reducing the Risk [Videoconference Held April 19, 2000]

This presentation discusses the risks associated with the use of restraints, tools to reduce risk, and the proper way to use restraints in custody.

Proceedings of the Large Jail Network Meeting, January 2000

These proceedings highlight what happened at the Large Jail Network Meeting January 2000.

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