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NCJ Number: 30517 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: HANDBOOK ON JAIL ARCHITECTURE
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: National Sheriffs' Association (NSA)
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 96
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
National Sheriffs' Association (NSA)
Alexandria, VA 22314-3490
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 73-ED-99-0002
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: DISCUSSION OF PREDESIGN CONSIDERATIONS, SUCH AS PLANNING, CORRECTIONAL SERVICE NETWORKS, FACILITY COMPONENTS, AND LOCATION AND SITE SELECTION, AND ARCHITECTURAL GUIDELINES INCLUDING DESIGN PRINCIPLES AND ARCHITECTURAL COMPONENTS.
Abstract: ALSO CONSIDERED IS THE USE OF A VARIETY OF MECHANICAL DEVICES, ESPECIALLY THE CLOSED CIRCUIT TELEVISION, TO ASSIST THE CORRECTIONAL OFFICER IN THE PERFORMANCE OF SECURITY DUTIES. A FEW EXAMPLES OF CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES ARE PROVIDED AS ILLUSTRATIONS OF FACILITY DESIGNS WHICH ADHERE CLOSELY TO THE INTENT OF THE HANDBOOK GUIDELINES. A LIST OF REFERENCES AND A LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS ARE INCLUDED.
Index Term(s): Architectural design; Correctional planning; Jails; National Sheriffs Association; Procedure manuals; Standards
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