After reviewing the logs for training of emergency situations and evacuation drills and the location and use of equipment, it was determined that newly hired jailers are not receiving training immediately upon employment. Further review indicated that jailers
are not receiving training no less than each calendar quarter as required by standards.
The facility has not been inspected by a certified fire official since January 5, 2017 which is in excess of the annual requirement.
On the day of inspection, the fire panel was in “trouble” and would not reset to normal mode.
During the review of documentation for visual face-to-face observation checks of inmates in holding and detox, it was determined that staff were not conducting 30 minute welfare checks as required.
During review of General Population and Separation 60 minute face to face observation checks, it was determined that staff exceeded the 60 minute welfare checks on a regular basis by as few as 1 minute up to 10 minutes.