Concerns for Corrections Staff and Inmates
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Use Georgia’s Department of Corrections website, as well as the Strayer University Online Library (https://research.strayer.edu) to research the roles of correctional staff within the correctional organization.
Discuss the correctional facility staff hierarchy of a correctional facility and the four main goals of correctional staff members. Distinguish between the four main goals and discuss the importance of each.
Rank the five types of power available to correctional staff in order of effectiveness in managing inmate behavior (one  being the most effective, five  being the least effective). Provide a rationale for your ranking.
Identify and analyze the factors that have contributed to correctional officer corruption within correctional facilities. Provide an example of a correctional officer engaged in corruption from within the last three years to support your response.
Examine the underlying factors and symptoms of stress for correctional officers and analyze the methods that correctional officers use to deal with stress and the effectiveness of these methods. Provide a rationale for your response.