Supermax Inmates Behavior Analysis

245 Words1 Page
The former director (Morris Thigpen) of the National Institute of Corrections said, “It is imperative that all inmates placed in Supermax be fully aware of how they can work their way out” (Schmalleger & Smykla, 2015, p. 458). Remembering these words, I would first ensure all supermax inmates fully understood the behaviors that were acceptable and those that were not. Respect between inmates and staff would be the foundation of the behavior expected. It’s imperative these inmates respect the officers and other staff working in these facilities. Likewise, the inmates should be treated equally with respect from the staff. Following all the rules is obvious, but knowing the consequences is paramount so the inmates will understand why they
Open Document