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  • February 12, 2019

    Deputy doubles as jail risk consultant

    When Ric Bishop gets free time from his job as the chief jail deputy at the Clark County Sheriff’s Office, there’s a good chance he’s doing work for his second job — which involves more jails. For the past five years, Bishop, 54, has worked as a jail risk consultant, spending a chunk of his vacation time flying to inspect other jails around the country. On weekends and before and after work on weekdays, Bishop reviews other jails’ policies for red flags and writes reports.

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