In the world of corrections, communications are the constant. That's not to say, however, that communications are overt or honest. Corrections staff must remain vigilant against manipulation on the part of inmates, which is often subtle and even counterintuitive. It might take the form of lies, gossip, flattery or appeals to one's personal life and beliefs. The bottom line is corrections officers are high-value targets on the inside.
Download this tip sheet to learn eight signs of possible inmate manipulation.