What Are the Duties of a Correctional Officer in a Facility?

Answer The majority of correctional officers work in federal and state prisons or in large jails. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics for 2010-2011, correctional officers in local jails admit and ... Read More »

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How Do I Find a Lawyer to File a Lawsuit Against a Correctional Facility for Tampering With My Mail?

Prisoners in correctional facilities, such as jails and prisons, have a right to send personal correspondence and receive certain types of mail. The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a 1974 case "Procuni... Read More »

What is it like to become a correctional officer?

Correctional officers, also referred to as detention officers, work in prisons, jails and reformatory centers and have a responsibility to keep these facilities safe for both staff and inmates. Cor... Read More »

What would my job be as a correctional officer?

Crime is ignorant of any border between the quaint homes of suburbia and harsh inner city streets; it can happen anywhere. Once caught, criminals are held in jails, prisons and detention centers. C... Read More »