Do you think correctional staff have an obligation to prevent inmate suicides Prison Law Discussion Post help

Do you think correctional staff have an obligation to prevent inmate suicides Prison Law Discussion Post help

Discuss the issue of suicide in prisons. Do you think correctional staff have an obligation to prevent inmate suicides? How can prison conditions contribute to the problem? Review articles and case law for your discussion. Provide examples.

Assignment Guidelines:

  • Using the library, course materials, textbook, and Web resources, research the suicide rates in prisons. (at least 2 references)
  • In 3–5 paragraphs, address the following:
    • Do you think correctional staff have an obligation to prevent inmate suicides? Explain.
    • How can prison conditions contribute to the problem?
    • Provide 2 examples of prison suicide cases.