This bulletin discusses how jurisdictions can consider and address the gender-specific needs of female inmates during the facility planning process.
Facility design and construction
Addresses architectural design as it relates to functional components of the jail.
This bulletin explains the process of building community support for a new jail.
"[T]his resource document will assist agencies starting the process of planning for a successful transition to a new detention facility" (p. iii).
Facility Development: Needs Assessment & Pre-Design Planning RFP Checklist [and] Planning & Design RFQ and RFP Checklist
This compilation identifies the critical elements to include in a needs assessment and planning services RFP or RFQ (Request for Qualifications).
This issue includes: Foreword, by Richard Geaither, National Institute of Corrections Jails Division; You Can Do It: Putting an End to Pharmacy Cost Increases, by Mike Kalonick, Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office, and more.
This document describes the seven steps of systems planning for jails.
A tool for reviewing conceptual options and schematic designs for new or renovated jails is presented.