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WI FY20 PREA Grant

Award Information

Award #
2020-ZF-FX-0022
Location
Congressional District
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2020
Total funding (to date)
$12,506

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2020, $12,506)

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. PREA funding will be used to support PREA efforts in state-run juvenile correctional facilities. Funds will be used to offset the costs of auditing facilities as required under PREA standard 115.401. Wisconsin Department of Justice will use FY20 PREA funding will be used to support PREA efforts in state-run juvenile correctional facilities. Funds will be used to offset the costs of auditing facilities as required under PREA standard 115.401. Wisconsin will use PREA funds to install video monitoring technology in a few of their juvenile housing units. NCA/NCF

Date Created: September 20, 2020