Student will “book in” an inmate in a safe manner, properly search the inmate, inventory property, and fingerprint the inmate. The purpose of the Inmate Processing event is to improve the students’ knowledge of the process to book in an inmate properly.
Competitors shall wear a uniform consistent with current standards in law enforcement patrol. The student shall not wear a duty belt throughout the duration of this event.
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This is the Official Scorecard for the event Inmate Processing.
|Point Based||Highest Score Wins|
|Approaches Inmate in a safe manner||0||5|
|Removes handcuffs from inmate in a safe manner||0||5|
|Searches Inmate in a sensible manner||0||5|
|Safely retrieves belongings from inmate||0||5|
|Secures any weapons found||0||5|
|Properly filled out inventory form||0||5|
|Fills out Fingerprint Card correctly and neatly||0||5|
|Safely handles inmate to fingerprint||0||5|
|Takes a clear set of fingerprints||0||5|
|Cleans area making ready for next inmate||0||5|
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