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Module 2 Resources

Cornelius, G. (2021, December 20). Doing the right thing: The importance of ethics in corrections. Retrieved on September 17, 2022, from

  • This article addresses some of the common ethical lapses that correctional officers engage in and how training can prevent these lapses from occurring.

Ethical Pitfalls for the Corrections Officer (Volume 11 Issue 8). (2014, February 20). [Video]. YouTube.

  • This video shows specifics about the most common ethical pitfalls for correctional officers—both male and female

Ethics for Criminal Justice Professionals (2010)

  • Read Chapter 12 only—Ethics and Corrections

Ethics and Accountability in Criminal Justice: Towards a Universal Standard (2021)

  • Read Chapter 8 only—Ethical Issues in Corrections