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Good Behavior

Interview with Tom, Jessica, Justin D., Pat and Sandi

JM: Did you get off early based on good behavior?
Tom: no was court ordered a release date then to flex their authority I was held till exactly one minute before midnight just for harrasment
Jessica: NO
Justin D.: No
Justin: no, you dont get off early for good behavior in county jail
Pat: No I didnt get off for good behavior I had to do all my time
Sandi: I was not sentenced. I had to stay until the judge released me because I was not bonded out.

JM: What is the most time off you can receive for good behavior?
Tom: not sure i believe arizona has some type of calculation based on several factors
Jessica: in Maricopa County Jail - full custody ZERO time, however if you are on work release or work furlough and there is severe overcrowding you MIGHT get out 2-3 days early
Justin: you cant get time off for good behavior in county jail
Pat: I dont know not sure
Sandi: N/A

JM: What types of actions do you need to avoid in order to get time off? Did you ever witness somebody losing time off for good behavior?
Tom: any transgression of the rules, any other police contact, or violations of court mandates
Jessica: n/a
Justin: well you can not can not get tattoos, you can not use drugs, you can not get caught with contraband amd you cant get caught fighting
Pat: Get no write ups for unfavioable behavior in the jail. No I never witnessed any one who got out early for good behavior while I was there
Sandi: Don't get into fights. Be respectful with other inmates and detention officers. Be courteous and be as tolerant and patient as possible. Stay out of situations.

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