Jail Work and Industry Managers Use New Correctional Vulnerability Assessment Tools to Assess and Manage Risk

September 2007
American Jails;Sep/Oct2007, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p97
The article discusses the new correctional vulnerability assessment (CVA) tools to assess and manage risk in jails in the U.S. This method was developed by the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) and the American Correctional Association (ACA) which is adapted from the methodology of protecting nuclear plants and weapons, for use in prisons and jails. Moreover, the details of the new CVA are also discussed.


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