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Guidance for those individuals "seeking to more effectively respond to the behavior and circumstances of the female offender" is offered (p. iv).
Research, practice, and guiding principles related to gender-responsive strategies and utilized in jail settings are exchanged.
Reviews information on gender-specific policies, programs, and services in corrections.
"In response to the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003 (PREA), this project ...
“In the following, we review the literature relevant to the study of violence and safety in women’s prison.