& Discharge Unit:
This unit consists of Intake, Identification, Classification,
Inmate Supervision, Admit/ Discharge, Property/Discharge, and
Property Control deputies. Their primary functions are as follows:
Initiates a booking computer record for individuals brought
to the Justice Center, either under arrest or committed by
a court in Onondaga County.
Takes fingerprints and photo images of all inmates
booked at the Justice Center, keeps and maintains records
of the same.
Does an assessment and Suicide Prevention Screening Form;
makes medical and mental health referrals as needed. Initiates
appropriate precautions to safeguard inmates, when necessary.
Provides and obtains entrance information from each inmate
as well as answering any questions they may have.
Supervision: Introduces and explains the concept
of direct supervision to all inmates. Observes inmates as
they are being processed through booking and tracks their
Responsible for securing, storing, and tracking property
taken from inmates at the time of booking.
Conducts the process of discharging inmates out of the Justice
Center, which includes returning all property and money belonging
to them. Collects all property issued to the inmate during