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Community Corrections Guidelines for Compliance with the Prison Rape Elimination Act
Contracting Agency: Bureau of Justice Assistance

The main goal of this project is to develop practice and policy guidelines for community corrections professionals to assist the field in understanding and complying with the provisions of the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA). This project will collect and review literature and existing strategies implemented by community corrections professionals in compliance with PREA. To accomplish this goal, APPA will convene a working group to identify salient issues related to complying with PREA provisions as well as training and technical assistance needs of the field. The policy and practice guidelines will be made available on the APPA website.

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Project Contact
Tracy Mullins
Deputy Director
American Probation and Parole Association
PO Box 11910
Lexington, KY 40578–1910
Phone: (859) 244-8215
Fax: (859) 244-8001


Prior Project Manager
Carrie Abner
Research Associate
American Probation and Parole Association