Criminal Justice

With an average of 14 years of experience in the criminal justice market, the team enjoys a reputation for strong expertise in this specialized sector.

Criminal Justice

Mike Davis

Senior Vice President, CJSO

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In March of 2013 Brit Global Specialty USA opened a Scottsdale, AZ office to enhance our growing reputation as a market of choice for Criminal Justice Service Operations (CJSO) business within the US. With an average of 14 years of experience in the CJSO market, the team enjoys a reputation for strong expertise in this specialized sector. The addition of the Scottsdale team allows us to expand our scope from counselling and probation services to secure juvenile detention and adult prison operations. This new client base will benefit from robust local underwriting, claims and loss control service we offer through our US platform.

Our Product

Our unique Criminal Justice Package Tailored for:

  • Private or Public prisons and jails
  • Community corrections centers
  • Drug and alcohol treatment centers
  • Pre-release centers
  • Prisoner transportation companies
  • Work release centers
  • Halfway houses
  • Adult and juvenile “boot camps”
  • Adult and juvenile staff secure facilities
  • Restitution centers
  • Electronic monitoring companies
  • Immigration detention centers
  • Law Enforcement trainers
  • Educators and Private Security Trainers
  • Most Entities associated with the Criminal Justice System


Coverage benefits and features:

The only combined General and Professional Liability form written specifically for the Criminal Justice industry.

  • Commercial general liability insurance
  • Professional liability insurance (civil rights coverage for discrimination by age, sex, race, religion etc. and for negligent hiring, training, supervision and retention of unfit personnel)
  • Incidental medical malpractice available for employed medical staff
  • Expressed Sexual misconduct coverage
  • Policy form silent on punitive damages
  • Defense costs in addition to policy limits
  • EPLI and EBL available by endorsement
  • Fire legal liability included
  • Medical payments included
  • Directors & Officers included in definition of “Named Insured”
  • Both occurrence and claims made coverage available
  • Insurance or Reinsurance – primary, excess or memorandum of coverage

Limits - Up to $15 million


Choose from a wide variety of broad coverage options with small deductibles and minimum premiums available where appropriate.

Limits - Up to $50 million per location

Law Enforcement Trainers Professional Liability

Our Law Enforcement Trainers Product also offers stand alone Professional Liability for Educators and Private Security Trainers. All types of criminal justice training may be covered. This coverage is available with low deductibles and special pricing.

Loss Control

Loss control and risk management services specialized in the Criminal Justice and Corrections field are offered at the underwriters discretion. Additionally, BGSU offers the TEAM (Train, Educate and Manage) platform to individual clients that qualify. The TEAM platform is a customized distance learning tool based on a proprietary Learning Management System (LMS) that allows electronic tracking of completed modules.


Please send submissions to our dedicated team here.


Mike Davis

Vice President, Criminal Justice Service Operations

480.214.9868 | Email

Susan Thomson

Assistant Vice President, CJSO

480.214.9867 | Email


Terry Stubbs

Senior Vice President

713.239.1071 | Email

Rick Bankston

Vice President, SIR

706 999 0197 | Email

Bradley Bohler

Senior Vice President, Business Development

312.577.9440 | Email

Loss Control

Bradley Bohler

Senior Vice President, Business Development

312.577.9440 | Email