Presentation on theme: "Welcome Developing a Framework for Action If a judge cannot work from a place that is free of fear, our entire governmental structure breaks down."— Presentation transcript:
Welcome Developing a Framework for Action If a judge cannot work from a place that is free of fear, our entire governmental structure breaks down.
Issues to work on together Establishing policies and procedures Staffing Equipment and technology Training Information dissemination
What Works Start at the start Have enough leadership in the room to make commitments Be willing to discuss everything Never trade on a principle Respect the principles of others
Things to remember Security is only as strong as its weakest link You are dealing with the best of people at their worst and the worst of people at their best Many court security improvements are cost-free or inexpensive
Policies and Procedures 1.Perimeter screening 2.Judge and staff screening 3.Firearms in the courthouse 4.Key card access and key control 5.After hours building access
Information Dissemination 1.Broad based plan 2.Delivered before implementation or before policies are changed 3.Allow for formal comment