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Prison Guards Get Light Sentences For Sex Abuse
Sex Abuse Blamed On A Few Officers, Advocates Say
Male Guards, Female Inmates And Sexual Abuse In NYS Prisons
Love In A Time Of Incarceration
Altering A Prison's Sexual Chemistry
The Enforcement Of New York's Prison Sex Law
Behind Bars: Female Inmates, Male Guards, and Sex Crimes in New York's Prisons is a special investigation funded by the Fund for Investigative Journalism.
Our magazine's May 2011 report on staff sexual abuse of women inmates in New York State prisons won a Sigma Delta Chi Award from the national Society of Professional Journalists.
The National Council on Crime and Delinquency recognized our coverage of staff sexual misconduct in New York's prisons and the housing challenges facing former inmates.
You can now listen to a discussion of our May investigation into the sexual abuse of female prisoners by New York State prison employees, thanks to local radio stations who have interviewed us about it.
Thursday, May 30, 2013
Thursday, June 20, 2013
6:00p - 9:00p
The commissioner of the state prison system responds to our investigation of sex abuse involving male staff and female inmates.
A new media study shows that long-form blogging may have fallen out of favor by young people, who have turned to social networking and video content-based websites instead.