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Tails From The Local Jail
Clipboard or Sounding Board?
As I look back over a career in the jail, I recall that when I transferred to work release from confinement, my thinking had to change. I was going from a strict, punishment environment to community corrections.full story
Opinions on self defense in corrections
JC: Martial Arts is to better understand your own limitations, and for you to be better able to defend your own life.
Government and Social Media—Creating Meaningful ExperiencesBy Leonard A. Sipes, Jr.
We are witnessing a fundamental shift in how people communicate. There are few times in world history where that happens and we are witnessing major change right now. For centuries, we traded information about concepts, products and beliefs face-to-face. All that changed with social media and the internet.
- Corrections Fundamentals Can be Derived from Business
- Incarcerated Kids Drugged with Antipsychotics
- Youthful Offenders Program Reduces Violence at Max
- February – International – Highlighting corrections systems and personnel worldwide [Please send your articles/stories to firstname.lastname@example.org]
featured jobPart-Time Nurse Practitioner – Florida – Manatee County Juvenile Justice Center in Bradenton
NaphCare is looking for a part-time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join us in bringing on an exciting new contract at the Manatee County Juvenile Justice Center in Bradenton, Florida. Qualified candidates must have current FL NP/PA license, CPR and a desire to provide quality health care to incarcerated youth.full job posting
- January 28th, 2011 – ACA - 2011 Winter Conference
- May 15th, 2011 – AJA’s 30th Annual Training Conference & Jail Expo
- May 21, 2011 – NCCHC - Updates in Correctional Health Care: Emerging Issues
- NaphCare announces contract with Florida Department of Juvenile Justice – Central Region
- NaphCare announces contract with Nueces County Department of Corrections
- Wexford Health Sources launches new website
- Access Corrections™ MP3 and Media Program Reaches Over One Million Downloads
- iSECUREtrac and Bob Barker Company Announce Electronic Monitoring Partnership
- Innovative Justice Leader Joins Northpointe Institute for Public Management
- Los Angeles County Jail Benefits from Keefe Group’s The Edge® Inmate Kiosk and Wins Productivity and Quality Award
- Bob Barker Company donates over 15,000 Relief Kits to the Haiti relief effort
- Keefe Group Celebrates 35 Years of Innovative Solutions with Exceptional Service
- SECOND CHANCE ACT ADULT AND JUVENILE OFFENDER REENTRY DEMONSTRATION PROJECT FY2010 COMPETITIVE GRANT ANNOUNCEMENT
- Northpointe Releases New COMPAS Ad-Hoc Report Generator
quote of the week
"Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom."
- Thomas Jefferson