August 25, 2010

Detained and at Risk

 Sexual Abuse and Harassment in United States Immigration Detention

Summary
Methodology
Background
International and US Law and Standards
Known Incidents and Allegations
Texas
Florida
Washington State
Arizona
New York
New Jersey
Wisconsin
California
Challenges in Policy, Implementation, and Oversight
An Inadequate Response to Sexual Abuse and Harassment
Unrestricted Searches
Transportation Policy Failures
Redress
Oversight and Accountability
Recommendations
To the Department of Homeland Security
To Immigration and Customs Enforcement
To the Department of Justice
To the US Congress
Acknowledgments