Thursday, June 23, 2016
o Improve safety and security within the jail through better staffing and supervision, revised policies and physical plant improvements;
o Limit the use of segregation and improve access to screening, treatment and community-based services for special needs prisoners, including juveniles and prisoners with serious mental illness;
o Improve mental health and youth services, including better integration of jail operations with local community mental health and youth programs;
o Enhance communication and coordination among different agencies involved with the criminal justice process;
o And ensure compliance with due process liberty protections as prisoners navigate the criminal justice system.