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Title: KANSAS - DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS - POLICY AND PROCEDURE MANUAL, 1977
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Systems Consultants, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 163
Sponsoring Agency: Kansas Dept of Corrections
Topeka, KS 66612
Kansas Governor's Cmtte on Criminal Admin
Topeka, KS 66612
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Systems Consultants, Inc
Washington, DC
Grant Number: 75-A-2828-3-A
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

Kansas Dept of Corrections
900 S.W. Jackson
Suite 400-N
Topeka, KS 66612
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE POLICIES OF THE KANSAS DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS ARE OUTLINED, WITH ATTENTION TO INSTITUTIONAL PROGRAMS, FACILITIES, ADMINISTRATION, AND SERVICES TO INMATES.
Abstract: THE MANUAL IS BASED ON THE DEPARTMENT'S ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES AND THE EXISTING PORTIONS OF THE RULES AND REGULATIONS WHICH ARE SUPERSEDED BY THE ADOPTION OF THE MANUAL. STATEMENTS ON THE GENERAL ADMINISTRATIVE POLICIES OF THE DEPARTMENT INCLUDE SECTIONS ON POLICY FORMATION, LAW SUITS AGAINST PERSONNEL, RELEASE OF NEWS TO THE MEDIA, AND USE OF DEPARTMENT VEHICLES. THE SECTIONS CONCERNING INMATE MANAGEMENT DISCUSS THE ADMISSION AND PLACEMENT OF INMATES, THE APPLICATION OF JAIL CREDIT TIME, THE APPEARANCE STANDARDS FOR INMATES, AND THE USE OF FORCE ON INMATES. INCLUDED UNDER THE TOPIC OF OPERATIONAL SERVICES ARE THE SECTIONS ON MAIL SERVICES FOR INMATES, RELIGIOUS PRACTICE IN INSTITUTIONS, AND THE MAINTENANCE OF INMATE FUNDS. SECTIONS ON FACILITIES MANAGEMENT AND INSTITUTIONAL PROGRAMS PROVIDE INFORMATION ON SAFETY AND SANITARY PRACTICES, DISCIPLINARY ADMINISTRATION, AND INSTITUTIONAL ACADEMIC EDUCATION. THE MANUAL ALSO INCLUDES STATEMENTS CONCERNING THE EMPLOYMENT OF PERSONNEL IN THE CORRECTIONS DEPARTMENT. (TWK)
Index Term(s): Correctional personnel; Corrections management; Inmate Programs; Kansas; Procedure manuals; State correctional facilities
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