Just Detention International is a health and human rights organization that seeks to end sexual abuse in all forms of detention.


  • The Independent March 10, 2018

    Prisoners are people first

    The story of Jan Lastocy, a JDI Board and Survivor Council member, is highlighted in this powerful article about #MeToo.

  • BBC Radio Solent February 15, 2018

    BBC Radio reports on prisoner rape in the UK

    JDI Board member Michael Amherst comments on the spike in sexual abuse in prison in England and Wales.

  • Standard-Speaker February 19, 2018

    Pennsylvania jail staff facing rape charges

    JDI and other advocates point to the need for culture change at the troubled Lackawanna prison.

  • JDI Jobs February 8, 2018

    JDI is hiring!

    We are looking for a Staff Writer to work in our Los Angeles office. Learn more about this exciting opportunity to join our team in fighting to end prisoner rape.

  • Los Angeles Times January 28, 2018

    No one deserves prisoner rape

    In an op-ed for the Los Angeles Times, JDI Executive Director Lovisa Stannow argues that even people who commit terrible terrible crimes have the right to be safe from sexual abuse in detention.