JDI Press Release September 28, 2022
Today Senators Brian Schatz (D-HI) and John Cornyn (R-TX) introduced the Sexual Abuse Services in Detention Act (SASIDA), a transformative piece of legislation to bring emotional support services to incarcerated survivors of sexual abuse.
Just Detention International June 30, 2022
Incarcerated people deserve a chance to heal. In our new video, you can hear from three women who participated in our healing and leadership programs while they were in prison.
JDI Press Release May 16, 2022
In its first convening since 2014, the government’s Review Panel on Prison Rape will scrutinize juvenile detention facilities that are failing — and succeeding — to ensure the safety of the kids in their custody.
JDI Action Update April 1, 2022
In these pages, you’ll read about our recent successes in the fight to end sexual abuse in detention — and the ways that you can continue to strengthen our movement.
JDI Press Release January 21, 2022
Crucial Revisions to Federal Prison Guidelines Will Offer Protections for Incarcerated Transgender People
JDI applauds the recent revisions to the federal prison system’s guidelines on housing transgender people.