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Inmate sexual assault

PREA Data Collection Activities, 2015

This report summarizes BJS's efforts during 2014 and 2015 to provide estimates of the rates of sexual victimization among transgender inmates.

National PREA Resource Center

The PRC’s aim is to provide assistance to those responsible for state and local adult prisons and jails, juvenile facilities, community corrections, lockups, tribal organizations, and inmates and their families in their efforts to eliminate sexual abuse in confinement.

Keeping Vulnerable Populations Safe under PREA: Alternative Strategies to the Use of Segregation in Prisons and Jails

This guide provides prison and jail administrators and staff with strategies for safely housing inmates at risk of sexual abuse without isolating them.

Why Americans Don't Care About Prison Rape And What Happens When the Problem Escapes from Behind Bars

This article explains why the general public accepts prison rape while addressing the impact prison rape has on the community.

An End to Silence: Inmate's Handbook on Identifying and Addressing Sexual Abuse, 3rd Edition

This publication educates inmates about legal and other mechanisms that provide protection and redress from sexual abuse in custodial settings.

PREA Juvenile Offender Orientation for Newly Committed Juvenile Offenders

This document provides an introduction for youth about the prevention of sexual abuse while they are incarcerated.

Victim Services and PREA: A Trauma-Informed Approach

This training program prepares corrections staff to develop and implement a victim services program that is trauma-informed and victim-centered.

PREA Employee Training

This curriculum was developed to assist agencies in addressing training requirements found in PREA standards.

Sam Survives [Graphic Novel]

This graphic novel for male youthful inmates provides them vital information about possible exposure to sexual abuse in adult correctional settings.

Ending Silence: Demanding Safety from Sexual Assault Graphic Novel Series

These graphic novels are intended to educate adult inmates about how to identify and address incidents of sexual assault.


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