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Jail Tip #3: Review Discipline Policies and Practices

Jail Tip #3: Review Discipline Policies and Practices

Benedict, Alyssa. “Jail Tip #3: Review Discipline Policies and Practices.” Gender Responsive Discipline and Sanctions Policy Guide for Women’s Facilities, edited by Becki Ney and Rachelle Ramirez, 2015.

This document is one in a series of tip sheets developed by the NRCJIW to facilitate the implementation of gender informed approaches in jail settings. These tip sheets were developed based on recommendations from the Women in Jails Summit held in October 2014. For additional resources on this topic or to access additional tip sheets, visit http://cjinvolvedwomen.org/jail-tip-sheets.

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Keywords: disciplinary, punishment, responses, render responsiveness, policy, female.