Go to the American Correctional Association (ACA) Website and review the ACA Code of Ethics located here: Code of Ethics
Go to the Washington Post’s Website and review the article titled, “Supermax Prisons in U.S. Already Hold International Terrorist,” located at http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/artic…. Be prepared to discuss.
From the first e-Activity, examine the ACA Code of Ethics and choose two (2) of the codes that you believe both the state and federal prison system should adhere to the most stringently. Determine whether or not adherence to the ACA Code of Ethics should be based on the prison security type (i.e., maximum, medium, or minimum). Provide a rationale for your response.
From the second e-Activity, evaluate the effectiveness of the special restrictions imposed on serious terrorist in relation to the elimination of the radicalization of other prisoners housed in supermax facilities. Provide a rationale for your response.
PLEASE RESPOND TO THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT:
The respect and protection of legal and civil rights of all individuals as well as respecting all the disciplines in America’s criminal justice system are the ACA Code of Ethics that the prison system should adhere to most stringently. Upholding these ACA codes of Ethics ensures that the correctional system performs its functions of protecting the society from criminals in a manner that promotes professionalism, upholds the value of public service and protects the legal and civil rights of all people.