Correctional Law for Correctional, Probation, and Parole Officers
Correctional Law for Correctional, Probation and Parole Officers - 9 CEUs
This course explains the role of the court system in relation to corrections and the types of law suits filed by inmates and what is likely to occur in the law suit, as well as the rights of inmates and correctional staff. This course details what the courts have decided about inmates' practice of religion, receipt of mail, visits, discipline and more. This course also describes when force is appropriate, how to prevent suicide, and what the Americans with Disabilities Act means to the correctional officer, and much more.
Course Text: Correctional Law for the Correctional Officer, 5th Edition by William C. Collins. You can purchase this book or the kindle edition of this book from any number of sources, i.e. Amazon, Barnes and Noble, etc. We advise that you also check your local library for availability.