Tag: sexual assault
Joaquin Sapien: Guards May Be Responsible for Half of Prison Sexual AssaultsJanuary 2014
Prosecution is rare in sexual assault cases involving correctional officers.
Joaquin Sapien: Guarded OptimismJanuary 2014
Examining the factors that contribute to sexual victimization in American prisons.
Joaquin Sapien: Boys in Custody and the Women Who Abuse ThemJuly 2013
In the prisoner-guard relationship, there’s no such thing as consensual sex.
Christie Thompson: Five Ways Congress is Trying to Curb Rape in the MilitaryJune 2013
Senators have rushed to draft legislation to hold attackers accountable and provide support for victims.
Secrecy and Sexual Assault in the MilitaryNovember 2012
After spurring an investigation of internal violence in the armed forces, the journalist explores the same themes through fiction.