This bulletin explores the literature and summarizes the empirical evidence related to the impact of employment on the criminal behavior of women.
Gender-Responsive Strategies for Women Offenders
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.
This report reviews research about women offenders and strategies for evaluating current operating procedures related to women offenders.
This report describes the use of gender-responsive strategies with women involved in the community corrections system.
This report describes the use of jail exit surveys as an effective data collection tool for creating a picture of the characteristics of its women.
This report reviews the use of systemic criminal justice planning to improve services and programming for women offenders.
<p>The development and implementation of the Cook County Sheriff's Department of Women's Justice Services (DWJS) is discussed.</p>