Custody Management

Rethinking Custody Management: It’s Time for a Revolution

By |2020-06-17T13:17:38+00:00December 2nd, 2019|All, Blog, Custody, Custody Management|

Your custody management system should cut through chaos, not add to it. That’s why we recently launched a new way of working: Northpointe Suite Custody Management.

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Why didn’t you know?

By |2020-06-12T14:48:52+00:00November 16th, 2019|All, Behavioral Health, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management|

When you screen inmates at intake, you know right away what treatments, housing, and programming will be most effective for each individual, and you can make decisions that appropriately allocate resources and keep everyone safe.

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Mental Health: A challenge beyond our reach?

By |2020-06-17T13:18:25+00:00October 26th, 2019|All, Behavioral Health, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management|

Placement in restrictive housing is often an attempt to protect inmates, but it can have the opposite effect, particularly for those who suffer from mental illness.

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Scaling Justice: Lessons in Data Quality

By |2020-06-17T13:21:32+00:00October 17th, 2019|All, Attorney Case Management, Blog, Classification, Court Case Management, Custody Management, Podcast, Resources, Supervision Case Management|

Learn what data quality means for criminal justice practitioners and what each of us can do to make it better.

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Suicide Prevention Starts at Intake

By |2020-06-17T13:23:12+00:00October 7th, 2019|All, Behavioral Health, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management|

While there is no validated intake screener available today, experts agree that there are eight key factors that should be included in an effective suicide screening at intake.

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Are you protecting your most vulnerable inmates?

By |2020-06-17T13:25:11+00:00September 13th, 2019|All, Behavioral Health, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management, Risk & Needs Assessments|

We can use assessment tools not only to appropriately place inmates with mental illnesses, but also those around them.

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Jails: Epicenter of the U.S. Fight Against Addictions

By |2020-06-17T13:29:46+00:00August 22nd, 2019|All, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management|

We’ve been working with jails across the country for over three decades, and we’ve seen the shifts and changes over time. There’s no one-size-fits-all solution for jails, but a few things are clear.

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Will Jails be the Turning Point in the Opioid Crisis?

By |2020-06-17T13:33:40+00:00August 5th, 2019|All, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management|

What is the jail’s role in treatment and intervention? What’s best for individuals, communities, and public safety?

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It’s Time to Review Your Restrictive Housing Procedures

By |2020-06-17T13:36:54+00:00July 15th, 2019|All, Behavioral Health, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management|

Constant vigilance of restrictive housing procedures and practices is necessary. Building an ongoing review process to look at risk conditions and determine what’s changed is needed.

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The First 72 Hours & the Dangers that Loom

By |2020-06-17T14:21:18+00:00June 24th, 2019|All, Blog, Classification, Custody, Custody Management|

One of the primary ways jails can limit their liability, accurately classify inmates, and efficiently handle the influx of inmates is by implementing a good initial classification process.

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