Custody Management

Keeping COVID out of Jail: Lessons from a COVID-Free Facility

By |2020-10-16T19:09:12+00:00October 16th, 2020|All, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management|

Read Greg’s interview with Josh Carey, Jail Commander in Hamilton County, Indiana, to find out how his team has kept the jail COVID-free.

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4 Ways to Keep Your Jail Safe from Fentanyl Exposure

By |2020-09-25T02:56:31+00:00September 25th, 2020|All, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management|

When (not if) fentanyl makes its way into your jail, what can you do to keep staff and inmates safe? Here are a few ways to start.

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Mental Health: Prosecutors Driving Big Change in Rural America

By |2020-10-08T15:10:46+00:00September 9th, 2020|All, Attorney, Attorney Case Management, Blog, Court Case Management, Custody Management, Justice-Involved Youth, Podcast, Resources, Supervision Case Management|

Prosecutor Jonathan Meyer and the team in Lewis County, Wash., are working to keep people with serious mental illnesses out of jail and in contact with the community resources they need.

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Four Ways to Fight Human Trafficking in YOUR Community

By |2020-08-14T11:29:51+00:00August 13th, 2020|All, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management|

As justice practitioners who are in constant contact with vulnerable populations, what can we do to stop human trafficking?

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Measures for Justice: Stories of Data in Action

By |2020-08-14T12:07:30+00:00August 10th, 2020|All, Attorney, Attorney Case Management, Blog, Court Case Management, Custody Management, Justice-Involved Youth, Podcast, Resources, Supervision Case Management|

Hear stories about data research at Measures for Justice and get advice for how your agency can start moving toward greater transparency and positive change.

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Voices of Authority: How Elkhart County Prioritizes Mental Health to Keep Staff and Inmates Safer

By |2020-07-25T20:08:40+00:00July 24th, 2020|All, Blog, Classification Management, Custody Management|

Captain Brad Rogers from the Elkhart County Sheriff’s department in Elkhart, Indiana discusses how mental health at the correctional facility is prioritized to keep staff and inmates safer.

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Voices of Authority: How Brazos County Keeps Headcount Down and Good Behavior Up

By |2020-07-04T21:18:46+00:00July 1st, 2020|All, Blog, Classification Management, Custody Management|

Greg Eash sits down with Wayne Dickey, jail administrator at the Brazos County Sheriff’s Office to learn about their successes, challenges, and what’s next for their jail.

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Let’s Flip the Script on Public Perception of CO

By |2020-06-12T14:23:39+00:00March 9th, 2020|All, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management, Officer Safety|

We are highly trained professionals. We face tough choices every day. We do the right thing. And it makes a difference.

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A Leading Voice in Pretrial Reform? Yours.

By |2020-06-12T14:29:21+00:00February 17th, 2020|All, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management, Pretrial Reform|

The courts may be at the center of the pretrial reform debate, but jails are at the center of the ongoing repercussions of those decisions.

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You’re Watching Out for the Inmates … Who’s Watching Out for You?

By |2020-06-12T14:36:00+00:00January 25th, 2020|All, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management, Officer Safety|

In our ongoing conversations with jail staff and leadership across the country, we’ve compiled a list of the top skills COs can build to stay in control and injury-free.

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