Start Date: 6/11/2019 8:00 AM EDT
End Date: 6/12/2019 5:00 PM EDT
American Jail Association
Use of Force in Jails
Instructors: Carrie Hill and Joseph McNamara
This two-day class is designed to assist the Jail Command Staff, Supervisors, and Tactical/SRT team leaders and members in the use of force. Instructors will discuss the latest legal developments in the use of force including a review of the Kingsley case with an emphasis on pre-trial detainees. Recent court cases from around the nation involving the use of force will be reviewed. The growing concerns concerning the use of force on offenders who have mental health issues and the importance of the integration of medical/mental health staff in this process will be covered. Examples of best practices for After Action Reviews of uses of force will also be discussed.
Registration Fee: $345 Members $395 Non-Members
Embassy Suites by Hilton Atlanta at Centennial Olympic Park
267 Marietta St.
Atlanta, GA 30313
Rate: $174 (plus 16.9% tax and $5 state hotel fee)
Reservations: 1-800-362-2779 or register here
Complimentary hot breakfast included in room rate
A minimum number of participants are needed to hold our seminars. You may cancel up to five business days prior to the Professional Development Seminar. No refunds will be given for cancellations received five or less business days before the class. All cancellations are subject to a $50 service fee. Your cancellation must be received in writing via fax or e-mail. Substitutions are acceptable. "No Shows" will be charged at the applicable rate.
It is strongly recommened that participants DO NOT purchase airline tickets without first contacting AJA to confirm program availability. Seminars begin at 8:00 AM and usually go until 4:00 PM (unless otherwise noted).