JCS Jail Consulting is proud to serve the criminal justice community by providing high quality jail related consulting services. James C. Sida has over 38-years of experience in the field of law enforcement and corrections with extensive expertise in the development of standards, policies and procedures for the confinement of adult and juvenile offenders.
Company principal James Sida has many years of experience in public safety and corrections. In his public sector role he has experience in the management of a large jail facility, alternatives to incarceration programs, transportation and court services, jail programs and inmate education. James Sida provided managerial oversight of a large scale jail maintenance division, food services, laundry, and inmate commissary services.
Mr. Sida also served as a manager of a large public safety dispatch division, research, planning and training division for law enforcement and corrections personnel, coroner-public administrator division and law enforcement watch commander.
James C. Sida served as a Field Representative and Deputy Director at the California Board of State and Community Corrections (formerly known as the Board of Corrections), where he had oversight responsibilities in the development standards for the operation and construction of jails, selection and training of corrections personnel and probation officers throughout California. Mr. Sida served as the lead Field Representative for the Mentally Ill Offender Crime Reduction Grants Program.
Private sector experience includes working in adult and juvenile facilities throughout the United States as a managing partner with Crout & Sida Criminal Justice Consultants, Inc. and as a private sector consultant with JCS Jail Consulting. Because of his extensive background in the area of local correctional facilities Mr. Sida has provided consulting services to some of the largest detention systems in the world. We invite you to look at our client list to acquaint you with our satisfied clients.