We all have some eyebrow raising experiences of found contraband, but some are outright shocking! We are putting together a feature article addressing contraband and the importance of searches. Send us your best story with as much detail as you can, (appropriate pictures appreciated) and if selected, you will receive a NIJO polo shirt.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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