Jail Pro Lesson Summaries
2022 Lesson 9: Caselaw Update
This lesson provides legal training for jailers and correctional officers through an analysis of three Target Cases answering the following questions:
What are a jail official’s responsibilities when a prisoner shows signs of “excited delirium”?
What consequences can jail officials impose on pretrial detainees who refuse to cooperate with practices implemented to prevent the spread of COVID-19?
At what point will a delay in addressing a jail inmate’s serious medical needs constitute a constitutional violation?