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Wilbarger County Non-Compliance Report

Jail Name
Wilbarger County 
Report Date
Michael Gravitt  
Original Report
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TJP Commentary
  • Life safety training for staff was not conducted in the 2nd quarter 2022.
  • Fire inspection is two months overdue.
  • Weekly tests of the facility generator were not documented for 24 weeks since last annual inspection. Load test was not conducted for July 2021.
  • Verification of people using the Veterans Reentry Search Service was not been conducted since December 2021.
  • Required training on procedures for recognition, supervision, documentation, and handling of people who are mentally disabled or potentially at risk of suicide has not been conducted since May 2019.
  • Staff was actively working without a valid TCOLE Jailers License since May 2021.
  • Only 3 contraband checks have been documented since June 2021.
  • There were no inmate grievance records available for review on day of inspection.
Violation Types
  • failure to conduct thorough searches for contraband. -
  • fire inspection -
  • generator not tested -
  • lack of suicide prevention training -
  • technical assistance provided -
  • veterans status not being verified -
  • ● Jailer did not have or expired the required TCOLE license -
  • ● lack of life safety and emergency situation training -

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