Introducing our new Bachelor of Science in Correctional Program Support Services program.
The College of Social Sciences is proud to announce the new Bachelor of Science in Correctional Program Support Services degree. This program opens a unique career opportunity that combines the fields of criminal justice and human services.
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Construction Standards>>what's your opinion?
There are a few Architectural and Engineering companies that specialize in Detention Facility Design, one of which is my employer. As you are discovering it is a highly specialized construction field and there are many potential pitfalls. Working for the A/E speciality, there are a number of design/consulting consultants, including Detention Security (this is what I do for a living)...
Domestic Violence: Secrets Hidden Behind the BadgeCaptain Donna Roman Hernandez
Law enforcement officer-perpetrated domestic violence incidents and their victims are the secrets kept hidden behind the badge. Generally speaking, domestic violence is a learned behavior exhibiting a pattern of coercive domination and control based on or supported by violence. Acts of domestic violence are human rights violations. No one knows precisely how often domestic violence occurs or how many people are affected by its toxicity because frequently these incidents go unreported and misreported. Often times, they are discovered in divorce statistics and medical reports that disguise the information...
Also this week:
Detention Maintenance Tech II Officer
This position works directly under the Chief of Security and performs a wide variety of skilled tasks related to the maintenance and repair of Commercial and Institutional buildings owned by Eddy County. Employee may be required to supervise and monitor behavior of residents, coordinate and cooperate with law enforcement agencies and judiciary agencies as necessary. Plans and performs a wide range of detention duties to insure the proper booking, incarceration and safety of persons committed to the Detention Center, inspect facilities for cleanliness, cleaning and sanitizing the facility, identify and report conditions or practices that may compromise overall sanitation effectiveness, maintain an inventory of sanitation supplies, maintain and inventory of all inmate supplies, stored clothing and distribution...
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quote of the week
"When someone tells you something defies description, you can be pretty sure he's going to have a go at it anyway."
– Clyde B. Aster