Birmingham, AL – December 7, 2020 – The City of Newport News has selected Black Creek Integrated Systems’ SallyPort© Jail Management System for its Adult Detention. The Newport News City Jail, located in Newport News, Virginia, has a rated operating capacity of 525 inmates. It is managed by the Newport News Sheriff’s Office.
SallyPort©, a browser-based jail management system, provides greater efficiency and security for inmate records management through its many intrinsic features, including My Queues and workflow, digital mugshot image capture, inmate screening and classification, inmate time computation, inmate property inventory and transactions, standard and ad-hoc reporting capabilities, medical module, expansive audit capabilities, threat group assessment, intra-agency messaging, and electronic shift log to replace paper logs. Additional integration will include a Live Scan fingerprint interface and an Inmate Commissary interface. As part of its implementation of SallyPort©, Newport News will also employ Black Creek’s wellness check and guard tour system, Watch Tour® Manager, which allows agency management to ensure facility tours are conducted on schedule and in compliance with policy.
Black Creek Integrated Systems is a turn-key source for modern, touchscreen-based, correctional facility security control systems and security management software solutions that reduce the cost of corrections. Black Creek focuses only on the corrections market – installing integrated security and records management solutions in jails, prisons, courthouses and government facilities across the nation. Learn more about Black Creek.