86 Pages Posted: 15 Feb 2011 Last revised: 23 Feb 2011
Date Written: February 11, 2011
This is a side by side comparison chart of the National Prison Rape Elimination Standards and the newly revised U.S. Department of Justice Standards.
This comparison chart was developed as an analytical tool and to assist individuals and organizations in understanding and commenting on the standards. Each chart contains: (1) the initial National Prison Rape Elimination Commission (NPREC) standard; (2) the revised DOJ standard; (3) DOJ’s reasoning for the change to the extent they provided one; (4) questions DOJ posed in relation to that specific standard; and (5) an area for analysis.
Keywords: PREA, Adult Prison, Jail
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Smith, Brenda V., Side by Side Comparison of Standard to Address Prison Rape: National Prison Rape Elimination Commission Standards and Proposed Standard of U.S. Department of Justice for Adult Prisons and Jails (February 11, 2011). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1761534 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1761534