Issues surrounding the prevention of inmate suicide in jails are addressed. Lessons learned from two case studies and two legal cases are covered.
This report reviews which agencies in each state provide rules or best practices to local jails on mail and what people in jail may send or receive.
An interactive map from Vera that provides information on the incarcerate rate in jails for every county in the United States.
These proceedings highlight what happened at the Large Jail Network Meeting March 2016. Topics include restrictive housing and officer wellness.
This NIC training broadcast focuses on the vital role that Public Information Officers (PIOs) play in the local jail and how they influence public safety.
This report reviews the effectiveness of cognitive behavioral therapy, education, substance abuse, mental illness and other treatment programs.
This report describes the barriers individuals with criminal records face when they look for high-paying jobs ensuring a degree of economic stability.
These proceedings highlight what happened at the NIC Chief Jail Inspectors Network Meeting on September 2015.
This toolkit identifys promising practices for developing family-centered jail programs to address the effects of incarceration of parents on children.
This report presents statistics on persons supervised by adult correctional systems in the United States in 2014, for state or federal prison or jail.