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Title: Policy and Procedure Development - A Worksheet Approach
Corporate Author: Ohio Dept of Rehabilitation and Correction
United States of America
Editor(s): T Hutchins; J Kirk; J SchmitzBarbee J T
Project Director: J T Barbee
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 368
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Corrections
Washington, DC 20534
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Ohio Dept of Rehabilitation and Correction
Columbus, OH 43222
Grant Number: BQ-8
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: This guidebook presents sample policies and procedures which jail administrators can use to devleop standard operation manuals which comply with minimum standards for jails in Ohio.
Abstract: The worksheets list sample policies, procedures, and guidelines in the areas of administration; admissions; classification; security; prisoner communications, services, and programs; other routine procedures; grievances and discipline; transfer and release; and emergency procedures. Other information included in the worksheets under each area are State standards and case law. The appendixes provide frisk and strip search procedures, commissary items/prices, symptoms of mental illness or anxiety, censorship guidelines, floor plans, and sample forms (i.e., medical and disciplinary forms). The samples can be rewritten or modified to meet each facility's needs.
Index Term(s): Corrections management; Jails; Judicial decisions; Ohio; Policy; Standards; State regulations
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