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Jefferson (Special) Non-Compliant Jail Report

Jail Name
Jefferson (Special) 
Report Date
Wendy Wisneski 
Original Report
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TJP Commentary
  • Inmate Navarro was in holding from February 21, 2020 at 1852 hours until February 24, 2020 at 0245 hours
  • Review of video provided revealed observation rounds of holding cells exceeded 30 minutes multiple times between February 21 and February 24, 2020.

Years after Sandra Bland, some jails continue to fail mandated safeguards. This inspection reveals that Jefferson County failed the 30 minute welfare checks. The jail’s negligence resulted in another suicide. Read more here:

Violation Types
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  • New Construction Rules
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