PLS Jail Pro

2021 Lesson 9: Arrest & Detention of Foreign Nationals/Consular Notification

Legal

Release Date: 

9/1/2021

This lesson addresses what jailers and correctional officers need to know about the arrest and detention of foreign nationals and their duty to make consular notifications. The lesson explains the procedure to follow to determine if an arrestee is a foreign nation, the different between mandatory and non-mandatory notification countries, and how to make consular notifications.