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Where can I find information about extremist and radicalized groups in prisons?

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Countering Violent Extremism in Prisons Program


Global Center on Cooperative Security, 2017


6 strategies for preventing radicalization in US jails and prisons


Atherton, Eugene, 2017


Having a comprehensive, written policy is very important in managing inmates who wish to radicalize others towards terrorist behavior


First UN manual to address violent extremism in prisons launched by UNODC


United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, 2017



Terror Inmates: Countering Violent Extremism in Prison and Beyond


Statement of Jerome P. Bjelopera, Specialist in Organized Crime and Terrorism before Committee on Homeland Security, Subcommittee on Counter-terrorism and Intelligence, U.S. House of Representatives, 2015



Community-Level Efforts to Prevent Violent Extremism


National Institute of Justice (NIJ), 2016





Are Prisons Really Schools for Terrorism? Challenging the Rhetoric on Prison Radicalization


Jones, Clarke R., 2014


"This article challenges contemporary research on prison radicalization and recruitment by highlighting several factors that may hamper these activities to demonstrate why some prison regimes and their programmes for housing terrorist inmates face a greater risk than others."


Document ID: 031360


Facts and Fictions about Islam in Prison: Assessing Prisoner Radicalization in Post-9/11 America


Institute for Social Policy and Understanding (ISPU), 2013


"This report explains how violence due to prison radicalization by Muslims is a rare event."


Document ID: 028460