The authors review the literature relevant to the study of violence and safety in women’s prison.
Staff sexual misconduct
Collection of official records on allegations and substantiated incidents of inmate-on-inmate and staff-on-inmate sexual victimization in correctional facilities in 2009, 2010, and 2011.
Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Toolkit - End the Abuse: Protecting LGBTI Prisoners from Sexual Assault (2014)
This four-part toolkit is designed for advocates both in and outside of correctional settings to use PREA’s requirements to end the abuse of LGBTI individuals.
This report presents “counts of nonconsensual sexual acts, abusive sexual contacts, staff sexual misconduct, and staff sexual harassment reported to correctional authorities in adult prisons, jails, and other adult correctional facilities in 2009, 2010, and 2011.
Review Panel on Prison Rape Report on Sexual Victimization in Prisons, Jails, and Juvenile Correctional Facilities, April 2016
This report presents the findings and recommendations of the Review Panel on Prison Rape, resulting from its 2014 hearings in Washington, DC.
This video training series provides an important foundation for understanding trauma and the implications of trauma on inmates in confinement.
This report presents estimates of non-consensual sexual acts, abusive sexual contacts, staff sexual misconduct and harassment in juvenile facilities.
This report presents jurisdiction- and facility-level counts of incidents of sexual misconduct and abuse in juvenile facilities (2007-2012).
This webinar is a introduction for correctional practitioners to a new resource for developing a PREA-compliant staffing plan, per standard §115.13.
Making PREA and victim services accessible for incarcerated people with disabilities: An implementation guide for practitioners on the adult and juvenile standards
The guide provides strategies to correctional agencies to aid compliance with PREA requirements for incarcerated people with disabilities.