TITLE

DOES YOUR FACILITY DESIGN COMPLY WITH PREA?

AUTHOR(S)
DAVIS, STEVEN W.; JONES, JUSTIN
PUB. DATE
January 2017
SOURCE
American Jails;Jan/Feb2017, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) standards in designing jail facility. Topics mention including the general guidelines for the architect to follow in designing jail facilities, recognizing the implications of PREA on the State and Federal correctional facilities and standards that may impact the construction and designing of jails such as housing units, shower and adequate staffing.
ACCESSION #
120824973

 

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