Attachments: CJA 383 Week 2 Learning Team Assignment The Corrections Task Force Project.doc [ Preview Here ]
• Read the following scenario:
For the next four weeks, your Learning Team plays the role of a task force formed by the County Board of Supervisors in the County of Utopia. Due to overcrowding, your county must build a new jail. The task force must initially decide on the following:
o Who will this new facility house? Be specific in number, gender, and age of expected prisoners.
o Will your new jail be built privately or publicly? Will your new jail be privately or publicly operated? Summarize your decision and the reasons for your decision.
o What type of jail will it be?
• Holding jail
• Processing jail
• Low-use jail or high-use jail
o Summarize the purpose and function of the jail type you have chosen.
o A name for the new facility
o A mission statement for the new facility
• Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word memorandum that states the proposed facilities name, mission statement, demographics and type of facility, and your recommendation and reasoning as to whether the facility should be publicly or privately built and operated.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.