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Contraband Prison Staff

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I agree that prison staff and visitors need to be searched. The reference made by Peter Esbrandt of how “prison itself is a sterile environment” is a fact. Prison was not designed with placement of contraband within the facility. Likewise, the practice of inmate’s searches slightly limit the flow of contraband. The resulting possibility of contraband introduction from outside sources (visitors and/or prison staff) is high. The general population of citizens and prison staff are law-abiding individual, however there are one or two individuals who break the rules for their benefits. According to Baynes, “…from experience that some staff, albeit a small number can be corrupted, and have been used to bring all sorts of contraband into prisons
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