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Unformatted text preview: someone is known as a threat to commit suicide. The prisoner is also watched more closely as there every move is by closed circuit television, nursing staff stopping by every 15 minutes, the correctional officers stopping by every 15 minutes, as well as direct observation. With the ways that the prisons watch over suicidal prisoners they are less likely to commit suicide while they are in prison. According to the statistics the prisoners that went in there for psychotic moods went down after post IOP. Sources: USING TRAINED INMATE OBSERVERS FOR SUICIDE WATCH Authors are JUNKER, BEELER, and BATES Retrieved by Michael Commire Sr. on April 21, 2010...
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