__________ and __________help ensure a complete and comprehensive contraband collection process
Contraband is commonly stored in
Chain of custody is the victim’s written record of all individuals who have maintained unbroken control of the evidence since its collection.
Confiscation of excessive supplies (such as extra clothing or sheets) is handled the same as confiscation of a weapon.
The officer should always use situation awareness and personal protective equipment (gloves, mask) when searching for and collecting contraband.
When contraband is confiscated and identified, it is important that the items be removed or secured immediately.
The way the item is removed depends on whether the contraband __________.
The officer should use Universal Precautions and PPE when searching for and collecting contraband that only contain body fluids, communicable diseases, toxic chemicals, or filth only.
Officers should take special_________ to follow the protocols of Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA), such as securing clothing of the victim and suspect, and DNA collection.
There are general________ that should be followed when collecting contraband.
What items should always be photographed for possible presentation in criminal proceedings?
When documenting contraband what information is needed?
The final disposition of contraband excludes either immediate disposal or storage for future inmate disciplinary action case reference, or training purposes.
When a visitor attempts to remove from or introduce contraband into a facility, disposition may be handled by
What items require special disposal
_______ scanning for contraband--- Visual search
Visually and physically inspecting an area in a systematic manner.
Visually and physically inspecting a vehicle to locate contraband
Pat down --- a _______ _______ of a subject in a predetermined pattern to locate weapons or other types of contraband
________ and ________ contraband is an important means of controlling and minimizing its introduction and presence in a facility.
Nuisance is any unauthorized item found in excessive amounts or altered from its original state that does not pose an immediate threat to the safety or security of the staff, inmates and facility.
Any item that poses a serious threat to the safety and security of the staff, inmates and facility.
Contraband is commonly stored in paper or plastic bags, boxes or storage bins in a secured, locked area accessible to inmates.
All these are common items that can be turned into weapons except for
Any unauthorized article or any authorized article in excessive quantities or altered from its original state is what?
Personal property considered to be contraband should not be forwarded to the inmate property storage area.
Any authorized medication in excessive amounts will be held in inmate property
Possession of a weapon may result in criminal charges which requires the weapon be held in evidence.
Confiscated money should be counted in the presence of the inmate, a report should be written and signed by staff and a copy should be given to the inmate.
Biohazardous items should be placed in the appropriate biohazard containers and disposed of according to state policy