Solutions Prevalence Prison rape is not only a physically and psychologically damaging experience, it is also a formidable challenge for correctional departments attempting to secure basic human rights within correctional institutions. According to Stephen Donaldson, the president of the organization Stop Prisoner Rape and previous inmate victim of prison rape, roughly , inmates are sexually abused or raped each year in prison Donaldson Courts not only recognize that "homosexual rape is commonplace" in prison, but they also make a point to depart from sentencing guidelines if they believe that a convicted felon is particular vulnerable to rape, and fits the "prisoner rape victim profile" Man and Cronan Besides its traumatizing effects, and lasting physical and emotional damage, prison prostitution, many times coerced, affects approximately to 5, of "customers" in US prisons annually, in addition to the approximately to 2, of prostitutes themselves Kleiman, Mockler Prison sex, including rape, affects at least 2, prisoners annually.
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Read it Even in cases where school employees acted swiftly, they subjected young victims to repeated interrogations, inflicting more psychological pain and defying basic principles intended to preserve the integrity of an investigation. Ineffective background checks exposed students to educators with criminal convictions and arrests for sex crimes against children. And CPS failed to disclose to other districts that past employees had resigned after investigators found credible evidence of abuse and harassment. One young athlete, a year-old honors student aiming for a law career, began cutting advanced chemistry and math classes to avoid a track coach who raped her repeatedly in his office at Simeon Career Academy.
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Statistics[ edit ] Research has shown that juveniles incarcerated with adults are five times more likely to report being victims of sexual assault than youth in juvenile facilities,  and the suicide rate of juveniles in adult jails is 7. In Carl Weiss and David James Friar wrote that 46 million Americans would one day be incarcerated; of that number, they claimed, 10 million would be raped. A estimate from the Federal Bureau of Prisons conjectured that between 9 and 20 percent of inmates had been sexually assaulted. Studies in and both concluded that the rate was somewhere between 12 and 14 percent; the study, by Cindy Struckman-Johnson , concluded that 18 percent of assaults were carried out by prison staff. A study by Daniel Lockwood put the number at around 23 percent for maximum security prisons in New York.
Philip Davies, the Conservative MP who uncovered the figures, said: Many prisoners are very manipulative people and do actively set out to manipulate prison officers. Prison volunteer Alice Belton, 23, had "phone sex" with inmates at Parkhurst jail on the Isle of Wight and was arrested after smuggling in a mobile phone.