Alabama launched a new basic training curriculum for newly hired staff.  Based on the law and the AL Legal-Based guidelines, the program is a collaborative effort by the AL Sheriffs' Association, AL Association of Counties and NIJO.Learn More
The FCC published its Order WC Docket No. 12-375 governing telephone calling rates for inmates on November 13, 2013.  FCC Commissioners have pledged to make further changes.  Find out the latest news here.Learn More
There is much confusion among jails and administrators regarding PREA.  While compliance to the Act is required, the DOJ PREA standards are NOT mandatory for jails. Learn More
A new technical training program for inmates at Allegheny County Jail, PA includes machinist and masonry training that begins during incarceration and continues with more training upon release.Learn More



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