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Preventing and Addressing Sexual Abuse in Tribal Detention Facilities: The Impact of the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA)

This curriculum improves the capacity of tribal detention officers to adequately prevent and respond to incidents of sexual abuse in Indian Country.

Report of The Sentencing Project to the United Nations Human Rights Committee: Regarding Racial Disparities in the United States Criminal Justice System

This report chronicles the racial disparity that permeates every stage of the United States criminal justice system, from arrest to trial to sentencing.

Workplace Harassment by Law Enforcement and Correctional Supervisors: Part 1--Sexual Harassment [and] Part 2--Racial and Other Forms of Harassment

This publication explains employer liability resulting from sexual harassment perpetrated by a supervisor.

Tribal Equity Toolkit 2.0: Tribal Resolutions and Codes to Support Two Spirit & LGBT Justice in Indian Country

This Toolkit identifies areas in which existing tribal laws may discriminate against Two Spirit /LGBT individuals.

Criminal Justice in the 21st Century: Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Disparities in the Criminal Justice System

Conference participants shared innovative disparity-reduction practices, as well as ideas for reforming policies that produce mass incarceration.

Bending the Curve: Juvenile Corrections Reform in Texas

This publication explains how Texas overhauled its juvenile corrections system leading to significant reductions in offenders and costs.

Immigration Detention: Additional Actions Could Strengthen DHS Efforts to Address Sexual Abuse

This review investigated DHS efforts to address issues of sexual abuse and assault in immigration detention facilities.

Stories of Change Among Justice-Involved American Indian Youth: From the Cross-Site Evaluation of OJJDP’s Tribal Green Reentry Program

This report presents perspectives on personal change among justice-involved AI youth who participated in “Green Reentry" programs in three tribes.

Deaths in Custody in Australia to 30 June 2011: Twenty Years of Monitoring by the National Deaths in Custody Program Since the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody

In this report, information is presented on deaths that occurred in custody in Australian states and territories between 1 January 1980 and 30 June 2011.

Wisconsin’s Mass Incarceration of African American Males: Workforce Challenges for 2013

Issues related to the ability of ex-offenders to get jobs after their release from imprisonment in Wisconsin are explored.

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