is a Kansas City-based firm that consults nationwide. The
president of JCI is Dr. Allen Beck. He has more than 35 years of
applied experience working with "at-risk populations." This experience
includes reducing jail overcrowding, planning detention facilities,
planning and evaluating offender treatment programs and alternatives to
incarceration, and performing operational analyses of facilities and
Who we serve
County adult corrections
and parole agencies
Juvenile correctional programs
State adult correctional departments
Private organizations serving offender
Our Consulting Philosophy
apparoch to correctional consulting is to recognize that the ultimate
client is the taxpayer. In studying jail needs we sometimes
find the appropriate response to jail crowding is to recommend
reducing problems in the criminal justice system that needlessly
inflate the jail population. When a new facility is needed, we follow
best practices and standards of the American Correctional Association
in planning and design.
Ideas and services for decision-makers who seek solutions for jail and corrections problems.
We take a "get-in-there and help" approach to reducing jail populations, as if we were
Forecast capacity requirements of new jails.
Study criminal justice system operations.
Plan alternatives to incarceration.
general & financial feasibility studies.
Evaluate operational effectiveness and efficiency.
Perform staffing analyses.
programs for offenders.
Assist local architects in facility planning. Analyze jail data bases for strategic planning.Assist attorneys in class action lawsuits.Perform evaluations of correctional vendors for private investors.