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United States. Bureau of Prisons

Drug Offenders in Federal Prisons: Estimates of Characteristics Based on Linked Data

This Special Report presents a description of drug offenders in federal prison, including criminal history, demographics, gun involvement in the offense, and sentence imposed.

Entombed: Isolation in the US Federal Prison System

This report describes Amnesty International’s concerns about conditions of severe isolation at the United States Penitentiary, Administrative Maximum facility in Colorado. It also examines conditions in Special Management Units and Security Housing Units operated at other federal prison facilities.

Legal Resource Guide to the Federal Bureau of Prisons

This publication presents relevant statutes, regulations, policy documents, and current case law concerning BOP related issues.

Sexually Abusive Behavior Prevention and Intervention Program

This document intends to “provide a written policy that implements zero tolerance toward all forms of sexual activity, including sexual abuse and sexual harassment, and to provide guidelines to address the following prohibited and/or illegal sexually abusive behavior involving: Inmate perpetrator against staff victim; Inmate perpetrator against inmate victim; [and] Staff perpetrator against inmate victim.

Stemming the Tide: Strategies to Reduce the Growth and Cut the Cost of the Federal Prison System

This report shows how a variety of strategies designed to reduce the inmate population and costs without compromising public safety.

Children in Foster Care with Parents in Federal Prison: A Toolkit for Child Welfare Agencies, Federal Prisons, and Residential Reentry Centers

The purpose of this toolkit is to help facilitate communication and cooperation between child welfare agencies and federal prisons so that parents can stay engaged in their children’s lives.

Compassionate Release/Reduction of Sentence: Procedures for Implementation of 18 U.S.C. 3582(c)(A) and 4205(g)

This Program Statement explains how the United States Bureau of Prisons (BOP) determines and implements requests from inmates for compassionate release or reduction in sentence.

Privately Operated Federal Prisons for Immigrants: Expensive. Unsafe. Unneccessary

This report chronicles the May 2012 Adams County Correctional Center uprising in Natchez, Mississippi, facility operated by CCA.

Bureau of Prisons: Improvements Needed in Bureau of Prisons' Monitoring and Evaluation of Impact of Segregated Housing

The segregated housing unit practices of the United States Bureau of Prisons (BOP) and compliance with them are reviewed.

Millbrook v. United States, Certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

This judgement will positively impact the ability of federal inmates to file lawsuits against federal officers who commit sexual attacks in federal correctional facilities.

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