Formal count definition

Formal count means a personal observation and counting of each inmate.

Examples of Formal count in a sentence

Formal count is an official tally of inmates where staff physically observe and count or account for every adult inmate in custody of the DOC.

All prisoners are to be on bunks with televisions off.DAILY SCHEDULE - FRIDAY EVENING through SUNDAY EVENING and the EVENING PRIOR TO A HOLIDAY through EVENING OF THE HOLIDAY: 2:00 a.m. Informal count - time may vary.4:30 a.m. Law Library opens for Maximum Custody and Administrative Segregation prisoners requiring “two officer escort”5:30 a.m. Formal count - no prisoner movement 6:00 a.m. Day shift on duty.