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The National Institute for Jail Operations (NIJO) is dedicated to serving those who operate jails, detention and correctional facilities across the country.  NIJO recognizes and understands the enormous liability and increasing litigation facing administrators.  We provide a compilation of legal-based resources and information to assist agencies in making facilities safer and more secure, helping you proactively defend against frivolous litigation to protect against adverse publicity and liability.

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County Jails Struggle To Treat Mentally Ill Inmates

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, ILLINOIS - DeVonte Jones began to show signs ...
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Karl Malone’s Mailbag – July 2018

This is Karl Malone. As an ambassador for corrections ...
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How Tablets are Helping Us Clean Up Our Prison

How Tablets are Helping Us Clean Up Our Prison ...
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Brooklyn Pushes Back Against de Blasio’s Jail Plan

Brooklyn Pushes Back Against de Blasio’s Jail Plan

BROOKLYN, NEW YORK - Mayor de Blasio is facing a...
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No Family Contact Visits Allowed: Life for Immigrants at Bergen County Jail

No Family Contact Visits Allowed: Life for Immigrants at Bergen County Jail

HACKENSACK, NEW JERSEY - The more than 500 immigrants picked...
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Stark Jail Looking for a Few Good Officers

Stark Jail Looking for a Few Good Officers

CANTON, OHIO - Sgt. Jeff Begue landed a career as a...
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Fire Adds More Inmates to Crowded Jail

Fire Adds More Inmates to Crowded Jail

SIOUX FALLS, SOUTH DAKOTA - The Minnehaha County Jail is...
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Brooklyn Pushes Back Against de Blasio’s Jail Plan

BROOKLYN, NEW YORK - Mayor de Blasio is facing a ...
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No Family Contact Visits Allowed: Life for Immigrants at Bergen County Jail

HACKENSACK, NEW JERSEY - The more than 500 immigrants picked ...
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Stark Jail Looking for a Few Good Officers

CANTON, OHIO - Sgt. Jeff Begue landed a career as a ...
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Fire Adds More Inmates to Crowded Jail

SIOUX FALLS, SOUTH DAKOTA - The Minnehaha County Jail is ...
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Featured Spotlight

 

Free Leadership Self-Assessment Offered by NCSC

For a limited time, NCSC is inviting any MSA registered students, as well as other interested law enforcement personnel to take this self-assessment at “no cost”.  The assessment must be completed by Wednesday Sept. 19, 2018. This individual survey assessment tool will give you an insight to your personal learning style and leadership traits which will compliment the  MSA MNLED Leadership training courses you may have already completed in the ICLD program.  (ICLD = Institute for Credible Leadership Development). Learn more

 

The Mailman Delivers at JAILCON18 South

The National Institute for Jail Operations is pleased to report that JAILCON18 Southern Regional Conference, August 28-30, 2018, was a huge success.  Keynote speaker, Karl "The Mailman" Malone, did not disappoint, spending time at the conference individually meeting attendees, expressing his respect and support for the law enforcement and corrections profession. Hosted at the JW Marriott in New Orleans, JAILCON offered over 30 different training sessions providing up to 20 hours of legal-based training to corrections professionals attending from 79 different agencies in 26 states.  During the conference, NIJO also recognized recipients of the 2018 Southern Region Outstanding Corrections Professionals Awards. 

NIJO Professional Certification


Congratulation to following individuals for completing the required criteria to earn NIJO Certification for these designations:

NATIONAL CERTIFIED CORRECTIONS EXECUTIVE (NCCE)

 

Major Kevin Jones, NCCE Lexington County Sheriff's Office (SC)

 

Chief Deputy Mike Haley, Ph.D., NCCE Washington Parish Sheriff's Office (LA)

  Achieving NIJO Certification is a significant accomplishment reflecting intense training, effort, experience and comprehension proving that individuals confidently know and can follow clearly established laws and procedures in fulfilling his or her duties within a correctional facility.
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