Tate McCotter

Tate McCotter

Tate McCotter is the Executive Director for the National Institute for Jail Operations (NIJO).  McCotter has assisted with and coordinated the development, advisement and implementation of legal-based guidelines, standards, training initiatives and corresponding inspection and accreditation programs for jails and prisons all across the United States.  He has presented and trained on legal-based standards, policy and procedure development, creating constitutionally safe jails and prisons, PREA, and auditing and inspection programs at numerous conferences, state sheriff association meetings, state jail administration seminars and other training venues for correctional staff and administrators.  He also serves as the Executive Director for Accreditation, Audit & Risk Management Security (AARMS) and Chief Editor of the National Institute for Jail Operations website.

Audits and Inspections (By Invitation Only)

Suicides – Exposure and Security Checks

Floor Staff/Line-Level Officers

Litigation, Legal Issues, Trends