Caywood, Tom

Dr. Tom Caywood is Professor of Criminal Justice at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. He received his Ph.D. from Sam Houston State University.

Correctional Officers in America
2006 0-7734-5717-8
Examines the social science research which describes the occupational environment of correctional officers. Abandoning common popular misconceptions of “prison guards”, the authors analyze who correctional officers are, how they are trained, and the common problems that they share while maintaining security in America’s prisons.