Maricopa County, Arizona, Sheriff Joe Arpaio is one of the most controversial sheriffs in the United States. His “Tent City” jail (for more information, see the video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BvE_2X87sdg or the website http://www.mcso.org/JailInformation/TentCity.aspx) is infamous for offenders living in non-air conditioned tents, making inmates work on chain gangs, and having male inmates wear pink underwear.
In a 4-page paper (not including reference page) analyze the ethics of Sheriff Arpaio’s policies according to deontology, utilitarian, and Kantian ethics. Ethically, should jails/prisons focus on public safety or inmate rights? Your paper must include 3-4 credible sources.