Following over four years of successful trainings to prison professionals around the country, the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) entered into a cooperative agreement with CJI to expand its Managing Prison Restrictive Housing Populations program and to create a Managing Jail Restrictive Housing Populations curriculum.
Aiming to Reduce Time-In-Cell: Reports from Correctional Systems on the Numbers of Prisoners in Restricted Housing and on the Potential of Policy Changes to Bring About Reforms
This report provides current, comprehensive data on the use of restricted housing.
This training broadcast will: examine restrictive housing practices in your agency and compare and contrast those with the DOJ Guiding Principles.
"Segregation has been and will continue to be a tool that is necessary to manage legitimate safety concerns. Reforms in the use of this practice will only be successful if the safety of inmates and staff is maintained or improved in the process.
A bibliography with resources on the use of restricted housing including: the effects, guidelines for its use, step down programs, etc.
This paper attempts to describe the research on administrative segregation in enough detail that the reader can reach his or her own conclusions.
This White House memorandum from March 2016 addresses the overuse of solitary confinement in correctional and detention systems.