This report summarizes BJS's efforts during 2014 and 2015 to provide estimates of the rates of sexual victimization among transgender inmates.
Inmate sexual assault
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.
This publication educates inmates about legal and other mechanisms that provide protection and redress from sexual abuse in custodial settings.
This document provides an introduction for youth about the prevention of sexual abuse while they are incarcerated.
This training program prepares corrections staff to develop and implement a victim services program that is trauma-informed and victim-centered.
This curriculum was developed to assist agencies in addressing training requirements found in PREA standards.
This graphic novel for male youthful inmates provides them vital information about possible exposure to sexual abuse in adult correctional settings.
These graphic novels are intended to educate adult inmates about how to identify and address incidents of sexual assault.