AJS562 Management of Institutional Risk and Critical Incident Management

Aug 22nd, 2016
Studypool Tutor
Price: $10 USD

Tutor description

Read the Assignment Background Information document on your student Web site. Write a 1,400-word analysis of the Arizona Department of Corrections’ Morey Unit hostage situation. Make recommendations for how the situation could have been avoided and mitigated, based on an analysis of the situation and the response. Format your analysis according to APA standards.

Word Count: 1598
Showing Page: 1/8
Management of Institutional Risk and Critical Incident ManagementNameAJS562DateProfessorManagement of Institutional Risk and Critical Incident Management The Arizona Department of Corrections' Morey Unit hostage situation was the longest hostage crisis to ever occur within a prison setting. On January 18, 2004 Prison inmates, Wassenar and Coy enacted an escape plan that resulted in the two inmates taking over a prison tower and holding two prison guards hostage. The two inmates took advantage of lapses in security and failures of correctional staff to stay alert and aware in order to successfully begin an escape attempt. Due to the complacency of the prison staff two dangerous inmates were able to seize a prison tower and begin a fifteen day hostage crisis. Hostage Situation The crisis began when Ricky K. Wassenar and Steven J. Coy put into motion there escape plan. The crisis began in the kitchen when the two dangerous, prison inmates used a premade shank to take over kitchen staff. First Coy enters the kitchen and blocked the entryway where at 3:15am there is only one correctional officer present in the kitchen as well a female, civilian kitchen worker and prisoners assigned to kitchen duty. Once Coy blocked the door Wassenar took the shank and threatened the prison guard. He ordered him to remove his uniform and then handcuffed him to a cage in the tool room. The prison inmates then tied up the female kitchen worker before gathe

Review from student

Studypool Student
" Goes above and beyond expectations ! "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1826 tutors are online

Other Documents


Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors