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  • Are resources available on how correctional facilities can address the problem of prison rape?
    Resources designed to assist correctional facilities in addressing the problem of prison rape includ... Read More
    Last Updated: May 2, 2016

  • Do you have any information on jail overcrowding and steps that can be taken to alleviate the problem?
    For information on jail overcrowding and steps that can be taken to alleviate the problem, please vi... Read More
    Last Updated: October 19, 2012

  • Where can I learn more about prison rape?
    Information on prison rape and sexual violence can be found in the National Institute of Justice (NI... Read More
    Last Updated: May 16, 2013

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Publications

  • Strengthening Justice in the U.S.: The Impact of Scientific Research,  NIJ-Sponsored, December 2016, NCJ 250428. (13 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Identifying the Needs and Challenges of Criminal Justice Agencies in Small, Rural, Tribal, and Border Areas,  NIJ-Sponsored, 2016, NCJ 250366. (164 pages).
    Agency Abstract   PDF   

  • Jails in Indian Country, 2015,  BJS, November 2016, NCJ 250117. (5 pages).
    Agency Abstract   PDF (Summary)   PDF (Full Report)   TEXT  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Analysis of Managed Access Technology in an Urban Deployment: Baltimore City Jail Complex,  NIJ-Sponsored, September 2015, NCJ 250263. (61 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Assessing Inmate Cause of Death: Deaths in Custody Reporting Program and National Health Index,  BJS, April 2016, NCJ 249568. (15 pages).
    Agency Abstract   PDF  TEXT  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Topical Working Group on the Use of Administrative Segregation in the U.S., October 22-23, 2015,  NIJ, August 2015, NCJ 249785. (39 pages).
    PDF (Meeting Notes)   PDF (Agenda and Participant List)   PDF (Presentations)   NCJRS Abstract   

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