Lenard Vare, MJM, CJM
Lenard Vare Consulting
Law Enf & Criminal Justice Expert Witness, Police Practices & Procedures Expert Witness
Jail, Prison, Custody, Incarceration, Corrections, Law Enforcement, Sentencing, Classification, Use of Force, Death, Security, Religious Rights, Agency Policies, Negligence, Housing, Supervision of Inmates, Strip Searches, Suicides, Conditions of Confinement, 1983 Litigation (Jails and Prisons)
Lenard Vare has over 27 years of practical experience in inmate management in both jails and prisons in CA and NV. He is a retired prison Warden with the state of Nevada and a recently retired Director of a county jail system in CA.
Lenard's expertise is in inmate classification, program design, high-risk inmate transportation, organizational development and training law enforcement and correctional personnel in topics related to inmate management. He has served as a criminal investigator and hostage/crisis negotiator, supervised fugitive recovery teams, conducted internal affairs investigations, and operated community-based correctional facilities. He has also served as criminal justice faculty teaching courses at the undergraduate level at local colleges.
Recent cases in which Lenard has been retained as an expert have involved - A jail riot and subsequent staff response resulting in a class action lawsuit; Inmate suicide inside a jail cell; Inmate death following an arrest an...