Through a cooperative agreement between BJA and Impact Justice

Preventing and Responding to Corrections-Based Sexual Abuse: A Guide for Community Corrections Professionals

“The intention of this guide is to provide a general overview of corrections-based sexual assault as it relates to line staff and supervisors in community corrections agencies” (p.vii). Six sections are contained in this publication: sexual violence and community corrections; sexuality, violence, and the correctional environment; offenders as victims—the impacts and implications of offender victimization; identifying and working with victims; responding to abuse—the role of community corrections staff; and protecting offenders and preventing abuse.

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Carrie E.Abner
Jane Browning
John Clark