This 2 page fact sheet talks about sexual violence in detention and how the general public knows so little about the reality of sexual abuse behind bars.
Truths About Sexual Abuse in U.S. Detention Facilities

A 2 page fact sheet that talks about the devastating consequences of sexual violence in detention and the extreme challenges that survivors must face.
Mental Health Consequences of Sexual Violence in Detention

A 2 page fact sheet that talks about sexual abuse in prisons and jails across the U.S.
The Basics About Sexual Abuse in U.S. Detention
 

This brief fact sheet talks about the risk of sexual abuse that immigration detainees face and the difficulty of seeking assistance.
Sexual Abuse in U.S. Immigration Detention

This report offers a glimpse into the federal law signed in 2003, and its impact thus far. The report also addresses areas of concern and gives recommendations for successful implementation of PREA.
 
PREA Update: Stop Prisoner Rape’s Report on the Prison Rape Elimination Act

This report provides information about the sexual abuse of immigrants while in detention centers in the United States.
 
No Refuge Here: A First Look at Sexual Abuse in Immigration Detention

This publication is written for men and women who have survived sexual assault in prisons, jails, or other forms of detention. It offers general information about sexual abuse as well as information about the healing process.
 
Hope for Healing: Information for Survivors of Sexual Assault in Detention

This report examines the prevalence of the sexual abuse of inmates by correctional staff and also analyzes the laws that exist to deter this type of abuse. The Office of the Inspector General reviewed reports of such abuse in federal prison, examined the current statutes in place and deficiencies that exists in those statutes, compared state and local laws on staff abuse of inmates to federal laws, and gives recommendations for changes in the current law.
 
Deterring Staff Sexual Abuse of Federal Inmates

The law “provides for the analysis of the incidents and effects of prison rape in Federal, State, and local institutions and provides information, resources, recommendations, and funding to protect individuals from prison rape.
Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003

This issue of the Research and Advocacy Digest provides an overview of some of the research that exists on the topic of prisoner rape.
Prison Rape and Sexual Coercion Behind Bars

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