The Prison Rape Elimination Act: What Police Chiefs Need to Know

IMGXYZ1192IMGZYX What Is PREA? The Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) was signed into law (P.L.108-79) by President Bush on September 4, 2003. The goal of PREA is to eradicate sexual assaults in all “correctional” facilities in the United States. That includes police lock-ups and holding facilities. Although no one knows the extent of sexual assaults … Continue reading The Prison Rape Elimination Act: What Police Chiefs Need to Know