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


  • The Intercept April 11, 2018

    No accountability in immigration detention

    In a shocking exposé that features JDI analysis, The Intercept finds that immigration detention facilities are utterly failing to protect the people in their care.

  • JDI Trainings April 11, 2018

    Join us in Philadelphia

    On Tuesday, June 19, JDI will be holding a training on bringing live-saving rape crisis services to survivors behind bars. Register today!

  • JDI Events March 19, 2018

    JDI celebrates PREA on Capitol Hill

    In partnership with Prison Fellowship, JDI organized a Senate briefing to celebrate the achievements of the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) since its passage 15 years ago.

  • 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.