Sheriff Dave Daniel inherited a severely understaffed department in 2015 and has been working to boost the number of deputies, as well as adopt tools to help them be more efficient and effective on the job. Contraband in the county jail was a problem, particularly drugs, and Daniel turned to X-ray screening for a way to better address the problem.
Read the article to learn:
How several counties teamed up to bring the technology to multiple facilities.
How using a body scanner can both reduce screening time and catch more contraband.
How the presence of the scanner, combined with a pre-scan opportunity to surrender illicit items, deters smuggling.