This Week's Corrections Connection
Thursday | November 27, 2008
Regular contributor, Tracy Barnhart, provides an inside look into a family you probably wouldn't want sitting at your Thanksgiving table, unless you're one of them. Barhart's discussion of the Aryan Brotherhood offers a cornucopia of facts and history about this troubled brotherhood.
By Tracy Barnhart
Regarding The god complex and Criminal justice ethics - a view from the top
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Jon and Kate, plus 800?
Imagine the stress of caring for a large number of people. Full story
In my previous article, What is misconduct? I mentioned that when it comes right down to it, many officers do not even know what constitutes misconduct or how it’s investigated in the first place. Full story
Criminal justice ethics - a view from the top
For many years I have talked to various high-ranking administrators in both law enforcement and corrections about the necessity for providing ethics education... Full story
California DOCR completes deployment of ATG system
The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) has successfully deployed Trust Fund Administration and Commissary Operations applications... More
Keefe Receives AWEC’s Legacy Award
Keefe Group was honored by the Association of Women Executives in Corrections’ (AWEC) Executive Committee as the recipient of the 2008 Legacy Award. More
Federal Bureau of Prisons fully deploys two medical systems in 18 months
In less than 18 months, the Federal Bureau of Prisons (Bureau) has deployed ATG’s Electronic Medical Records and Pharmacy Administration systems to all 114 Bureau institutions nationwide serving over 165,000 inmates. More
Texas Juvenile Probation Commission Conference
The Texas Juvenile Probation Commission will host "BEHIND CLOSED DOORS: Preventing, Responding, Investigating and Prosecuting Sexual Abuse in Juvenile Justice Facilities" from December 10-12, 2008 at the Omni Bayfront Hotel in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Its goal is to provide attendees with the tools, training, and resources to formulate comprehensive and effective protocols for their facility to ensure that incarcerated youth are protected from sexual abuse.
For more information, please visit www.tjpc.state.tx.us
Gangs: Customs, Practices, Sociology & Identifiers
ACA 2009 Winter Conference
Date: 1/9 - 14/09
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
"The opposite of the religious fanatic is not the fanatical atheist but the gentle cynic who cares not whether there is a god or not."