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Smith County (Special) Non-Compliance Report

Jail Name
Smith County (Special) 
Report Date
Michael Gravitt 
Original Report
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TJP Commentary
  • Documentation reviewed and received failed to show that all staff received training during 2nd and 3rd quarter of 2021. (During the June 2021 annual inspection, Technical Assistance was provided and documentation was requested for review to ensure compliance with minimum jail standards. )
  • Jail personnel failed to notify the magistrate within 12 hours as required by 16.22 on multiple occasions and in instances where they were notified, notification exceeded the 12 hour time frame by anywhere from 20 minutes to 8 hours
  • Jail staff failed to complete the Screening Form for Suicide and Disabilities in its entirety on multiple occasions
Violation Types
  • Jailers are not notifying the magistrate within 12 hours as required by CCP16.22 -
  • Jailers not receiving training -
  • Lack of screening as required by 16.22CCP -

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