Describe the main methods Sergeant Baldwin and his staff use to
maintain order and safety in the prison. Take a position on the
effectiveness, risks, pros and cons, and ethics of these methods.
Choose one (1) of the inmates profiled in this video–Terry
Dibble, Simkayta Winfield, Jerico Jones, or Gregory Crowder–and discuss
their situation. Explain how they ended up at Statefield, the main
issues they described facing, and the methods they use to cope with
their time in prison.
Discuss the effect you feel the presence of the active armed
guards has on the violence level and overall safety within this prison.
Describe the issue of isolation in Statesville presented in this
video and the effects connections and contact with outside visitors can
have on the prisoners’ mental status.
Identify at least two (2) issues that gay inmates here uniquely
face. Identify at least one (1) method of protecting gay inmates against
each of these identified issues.
Take a position on how you believe conditions at Statefield could
be improved. Include at least two (2) specific actions that could be
taken to improve conditions (e.g., security and safety, abuse and use of
force, isolation, poor food quality, etc.). Provide a rationale for