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Q&A

  • Is there technology that allows correctional officers to alert each other when immediate assistance is needed?
    The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) report, Duress Systems in Correctional Facilities, discusses... Read More
    Last Updated: March 1, 2012

  • Do you have information about jobs or employment opportunities in the justice field at the state/local level?
    We do not compile information about employment opportunities at the state or local level of governme... Read More
    Last Updated: December 30, 2013

  • Do you have resources that can be used to train staff who lead education programs in juvenile detention facilities?
    Resources that can be used to train staff who lead education programs in juvenile detention faciliti... Read More
    Last Updated: October 3, 2012

  • Are there effective ways for correctional staff to deal with stress?
    The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) reports, Addressing Correctional Officer Stress: Programs an... Read More
    Last Updated: December 29, 2011

  • Are resources available that offer assistance to jail administrators in determining staffing needs for a County jail?
    Resources that offer assistance to jail administrators in determining staffing needs for a local jai... Read More
    Last Updated: December 30, 2011

  • Are benefits available for correctional officers who are disabled by an injury while on duty?
    The Bureau of Justice Assistance's Public Safety Officers' Benefits Programs (PSOB) provides disabil... Read More
    Last Updated: April 30, 2013

  • Do you have any information on prison overcrowding and steps that can be taken to alleviate the problem?
    Information on prison overcrowding and steps that can be taken to alleviate the problem can be found... Read More
    Last Updated: October 5, 2011

  • Can I order the “I Speak…Language Identification Guide” from the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)?
    The I Speak…Language Identification Guide from BJA is out of print and no longer available to order ... Read More
    Last Updated: March 14, 2012

December 30, 2013