Escort is defined as the movevement of an inmate from one housing location to another
An officer may conduct two types of escorts in a correctional setting
Escort is defined as moving one or more inmates from one location to another
The officer will receive only written instructions to escort inmates, including which inmates will be escorted and their destination.
When preparing to conduct an internal escort an inmate, a strip search should be conducted
An officer will position him- or herself to the rear and slightly to the weak side of the inmate to control movement
Escorting officers should be familiar with extraordinarily physically fit inmates and defensive tactics of inmates
Inmates who have acute or chronic medical conditions or serious injury may require additional clinical restraints during an escort.
An officer may conduct two types of escorts in a correctional setting restrained & unrestrained.
Certain prosthetic devices or medical equipment will require a search for contraband