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Field Training Program Update

The PRC and the PREA Management Office at the Bureau of Justice Assistance within DOJ are proud to announce the first of eight Field Training Program training audits.

PREA Letter to all State Governors from the Office of Justice Programs and Office of Violence Against Women

Signed by Karol V. Mason, Assistant Attorney General at the Office of Justice Programs, and Bea Hanson, Principal Deputy Director at the Office of Violence Against Women, this letter was sent to all state governors on March 5, 2015. The letter outlines the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) mandates, and PREA's affect on Department of Justice grant funding.

Upcoming Events

Date: Apr 16, 2015 - 02:00pm - 03:30pm EDT
Event Abstract:
Participants will hear from advocates, corrections officials, and representatives from the PREA Resource Center and Department of Justice about the nuances of these standards and creative ways to implement them.
Date: Apr 21, 2015 - 02:00pm - 03:30pm EDT
Event Abstract:
The Vera Institute of Justice, in collaboration with the National PREA Resource Center, presents a webinar to introduce a new resource on how to keep vulnerable populations safe under PREA.

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