Classification of High-Risk and Special Management Prisoners

A National Assessment of Current Practices

Classification
of High-Risk
and Special
Management
Prisoners

Austin, James and Kenneth McGinnis. Classification of High-Risk and Special Management Prisoners: A National Assessment of Current Practices. Washington, DC: US Department of Justice, National Institute of Corrections, June 2004. NIC Accession Number 019468.

 

A report detailing the results from a survey "designed to obtain information on the procedures used to classify high-risk inmates, particularly those in protective custody or administrative segregation, and inmates with mental illness or medical problems."

 

Click here to view the report.

 

Keywords: census, population, number, data, survey, offender assessment, screening, prison classification, risk assessment, recommendations