_____ may result in more severe consequences for the officer, staff or inmate.
observe correctional officers who use inmate slang, ignore minor rule infractions, play favorites, enforce rules for some and not others, or are easily distracted
Which of the following statements are true:
Engaging in unprofessional conversations and talking about other staff poses a serious safety and security risk
To avoid inmate manipulation and deception, an officer should refrain from being overly ____ or giving out _____ information
Attempting to create bonds with staff members--- an inmate going above and beyond expected job duties to gain preferential or special treatment. T/F
Circumventing or disobeying rules---- creating a diversion to avert the officer’s attention. T/F
Attempting to engage staff in casual non-job related conversation---- requesting personal information regarding staff, asking where the officer is from, what school the officer attended, the officer’s age or marital status, ______________________, or asking about the officer’s favorite ball team.
Inmates may ___________ and ____________ a plan to manipulate or deceive an officer or staff member.
Bribery, blackmail, or offering sex
Officers should be a part of a vocational team T/F
Officers should be unsuspicious T/F
Officers should be professional T/F
Officers should not restrict their relationships with inmates to activities and discussions that are part of your official duties. T/F
Be aware of signs of manipulation and deception used by visitors. Visitors may bring _________.
Inmate manipulation is when an inmate attempts to get something he or she wants by influencing the officer or to do something they would usually do. (T/F)
______ and ________ are difficult to distinguish but the ultimate goal is for personal gain or to avoid disciplinary action
Deception is usually more immediate or may be ______ behavior.
Manipulation can be an isolated incident or an ongoing series of events. (T/F)
Manipulation and deception are difficult to distinguish, but the ultimate goal is for personal gain or to avoid corrective action. (T/F)
Methods inmates use to manipulate and deceive correctional staff can range from _____ to ______.
Inmate manipulation and deception can also come in the form of an _______.
Depending on the circumstances, in regards to older inmates or repeat offenders, Correctional Officers could give these inmates authority over another inmate. (T/F)
When the officer is in control, this jeopardizes the safety and security of the staff, visitors and inmates.
When staff asks an officer, "You smell good, what cologne or perfume are you wearing?", this is another example of manipulation and deception. (T/F)
What behavior officers should display to avoid inmate manipulation?
Behavior an officer should display to avoid inmate manipulation is
To avoid inmate manipulation and deception, an officer should refrain from being overly friendly or giving out personal information.
Communicating with supervisors/fellow workers when you suspect a problem is a behavior an officer should display to avoid deception.
Visitors may bring clothing to staff or use intimidation in an attempt to get staff to violate facility rules.