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Cameron County Non-Compliance Report

Jail Name
Cameron County 
Report Date
Earnestine Sanders  
Original Report
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TJP Commentary
  • Could not provide documentation indicating that all jail employees received 2 hours of suicide prevention training as detailed in their Suicide Prevention/Mental Disabilities Operational Plan
  • Unable to verify that full load generator tests were conducted
  • Housing areas were observed as needing to be cleaned and have excess trash removed
    • Old side of the jail needs to be painted including rusty stairs in each dorm
    • Multiple light fixtures and vents were covered in paper
    • Multiple sink/toilet combs were dirty and rusty
    • These were areas of technical assistance during last annual inspection
Violation Types
  • generator not tested -
  • lack of suicide prevention training -
  • Unsanitary facility -

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