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State of Wisconsin FY18 OJJDP PREA Reallocation Grant

Award Information

Award #
2018-ZF-FX-0005
Location
Congressional District
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2018
Total funding (to date)
$7,231

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2018, $7,231)

Congress passed the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) in 2003 with unanimous support from both parties. Congress intended that PREA would provide for the analysis of the incidence and effects of prison rape in Federal, State, and local institutions and to provide information, resources, recommendations, and funding to protect individuals from prison rape.

Wisconsin will use funding to install and implement a cross-gender notification system. This combination system will allow hearing and visually impaired youth to benefit from such announcement.

NCA/NCF

Date Created: September 28, 2018