Hot 5: New Training Opportunity for Jail Officers

April 20, 2015

Mobile County Sheriff’s Office Hosting NIJO Training 
The National Institute for Jail Operations (NIJO) will be holding a Legal-Based Training Seminar, Proactive Jail Management: Key Litigation Issues & Prisoner Rights, on May 6-8 in Mobile. NIJO, which provides the Alabama Legal-Based Jail Guidelines to the ACCA Liability Self-Insurance Fund and its members, developed the curriculum for the [...]

Hot 5: EMA Advisory Committee

April 13, 2015

Advisory Committee Begins Work
A panel of seven county officials and employees will soon begin meeting with State EMA Director Art Faulkner and his senior staff on ways to improve the delivery of services at both the state and county level. The group includes four local emergency management directors, a county engineer, county administrator and county [...]

Hot 5: Can’t Miss Conferences

April 6, 2015

You Won’t Want to Miss These
Time is growing short to register for the Association of County Engineers of Alabama’s Conference on May 12-13 or the Association of County Administrators of Alabama’s Conference on May 13-14. Both conferences are based at the beautiful Perdido Beach Resort, with packed agendas of top-notch professional development.
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Hot 5: Got AL’s Jail Guidelines?

March 30, 2015

Is Your County Using the Alabama Legal-Based Jail Guidelines?
The ACCA Liability Self-Insurance Fund Inc. is offering its County Fund Members the Alabama Legal-Based Jail Guidelines, which are the ONLY legal-based guidelines available specifically to Alabama. Participation in this program by sheriffs and their administrative staff has proven to help counties reduce lawsuits, stemming from issues [...]