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Good Behavior

Interview with Bruce, Cherry, Damien and Derrick

JM: Did you get off early based on good behavior?
Bruce: yes i earned 168days worth of good time due to being good
Cherry: In my case there was no option for good behavior. Nothing I did besides pay money was able to get me out of jail.
Damien: yes i did i got like 30 days for my good behavior
Derrick: U get of early for working a job in the jail wich I did every five days u work u get one day off ur sentence

JM: What is the most time off you can receive for good behavior?
Bruce: nine months its 10 days for each month that u do
Cherry: I believe there are many different stipulations, you get work time, gain time, and even the major has the authority to give additional days.
Damien: up to 10 days a month
Derrick: 6 days a month m

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?
Bruce: yes, and basically it falls down to staying positive and being surrounded by positive poeple. stay away from poeple that dont mean you know good at all.
Cherry: Stay out of trouble or the officers radar cause once you prove to be a problem, they keep an eye out for you. I saw females get moved to the box daily just for talking when they were supposed to be sleeping.
Damien: you got to go to work everyday and not get an any trouble at all and yes i seen alot of people loose the gain time
Derrick: Yes I seen a worker who had been there for 6 months and got into a fight he had an entire month off his sentence in that point and they took it all

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