The authors review the literature relevant to the study of violence and safety in women’s prison.
In response to the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003 (PREA), this project investigated the context of gendered violence and safety in women’s correctional facilities.
Guidance is offered for those individuals seeking to more effectively respond to the behavior and circumstances of the female offender.
A Summary of Research, Practice, and Guiding Principles for Women Offenders. The Gender-Responsive Strategies Project: Approach and Findings
Reviews information on gender-specific policies, programs, and services in corrections.
Effective Management of Female Inmates: Applying the Research on Gender Responsive Correctional Strategies to Local Jails
Research, practice, and guiding principles related to gender-responsive strategies and utilized in jail settings are exchanged.