New Report Released Exams Law Enforcement Costs of Handling People with Mental Illnesses

“This survey should serve as a wake-up call for policymakers at all levels. The status quo is unacceptable and the hundreds of millions in costs are unsustainable,” said TAC Executive Director John Snook

NSA and NCCHC Release Jail-Based MAT Resource

NSA and NCCHC are pleased to present a resource to support jail administrators in providing effective treatment in a controlled, safe environment.

BJA Grant Application Education Series Webinars

To assist potential applicants interested in applying for FY 2019 funding opportunities, BJA is hosting a series of educational webinars. See below for webinar details and register to participate.

UPCOMING EVENTS & COURSES

Jail Ministries: The Top 10 Things to Consider

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Religious ministries have the potential to help jail staff, incarcerated people, and family members.  Too often, unfortunately, there is unintended friction between jail staff and religious volunteers.  This friction can interfere with the success of jail ministries.  By discussing key issues before the religious ministry begins, jail staff can decrease potential problems and increase benefits.

Legal Issues in Jails (Orlando)

January 28-30, 2020

This three-day workshop addresses the key legal issues that jails confront every day. Also discussed are the Supreme Court decisions of the last 12 months, which are explained with an emphasis on how they affect jail management. Participants are educated on what they need to know in order to reduce litigation in their facility. Learn how you can protect yourself and your facility.

National Center For Jail Operations

The National Center For Jail Operations, a division of the NSA Global Center for Public Safety, was formed in 2011 at the request of sheriffs across the United States. Recognizing that jails are one of the most litigious and largest liability concerns a sheriff faces, and the fact that sheriffs operate over 85% of the jails in the United States, it makes sense that the National Sheriffs’ Association focuses its efforts on providing leadership, resources and training for jails.

National Center For Jail Operations
Webinar Series

A series of corrections, detention, and jail-related webinars produced in collaboration with the Justice Clearinghouse.

Earn a Jail Certification

Earn a NSA Jail Operations Certificate with successful completion of any of the three available online jail management courses: Jail Operations, Jail Management Supervisor, or Jail Evacuation.

You can also become a Certified Jail Officer (CJO), Certified Jail Supervisor (CJS), or Certified Jail Executive (CJE).

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Carrie Hill

NSA Announces Carrie Hill as New Director of National Center for Jail Operations

Date: June 21, 2017

For Immediate Release Contact: Pat Royal

ALEXANDRIA, VA — The National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA) is pleased to announce Carrie Hill, Esq., as the newly appointed Director for NSA’s own National Center for Jail Operations (NCJO).

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