Developing a Jail Industry: A Workbook (NCJ 182506), Bureau of Justice Assistance, George Sexton, Rod Miller, Vic Jacobsen, August 2002. This resource offers a starting point for county officials, jail staff, and advisory committees interested in creating and/or improving a jail industry. This BJA Monograph emphasizes the value of the development process in creating and/or improving a jail industry by identifying six principles of success: building a strong foundation, learning from others, analyzing potential opposition, gaining support through participation, taking time to plan, and using all available resources. It also contains a workbook of specific ideas and guidance on a 15-component development process and lists potential benefits, obstacles, and opportunities of a jail industry.
Prison Industry Enhancement Certification Technical Assistance Program FY 2016 Competitive Grant Announcement
Application Deadline: 06/28/2016
Prison Industry Enhancement Certification Technical Assistance Program FY 2011 Competitive Grant Announcement
Application Deadline: 07/07/2011