OREGON JUSTICE RESOURCE CENTER RESOURCES ON WOMEN IN PRISON

Unlocking Measure 57
Full Report (PDF)
(February 2017)

An Alternative to Women's Prison Expansion in Oregon
Full Report (PDF) | Press Release (PDF)
(Updated October 2016)

Women in Prison in Oregon
Full Report (PDF)
(Updated February 2017)

 

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Oregon resources on women in prison

Women in Oregon's Criminal Justice System
Presentation (PowerPoint)
Mike Schmidt, Executive Director, Oregon Criminal Justice Commission (October 2016)

The Safe Alternatives to Segregation Initiative: Findings and Recommendations for the Oregon Department of Corrections
Full Report (PDF)
Vera Institute of Justice (October 2016)

Family Sentencing Alternative Pilot Program (HB 3503)
White Paper (PDF)
Oregon Department of Corrections (July 2016)

Report on Incarcerated Parents in Oregon: Prison Nurseries and Community-based Alternatives, Problematic Foster Care Laws, and Parenting Programs for Incarcerated Fathers
Full Report (PDF)  
Oregon Commission for Women (March 2016)

Oregon Youth Authority: Female Youth Offenders Need More Transition Options
Report (PDF)
Oregon Secretary of State (February 2016)

Responses to Questions about Women in ODOC Custody from Oregon Commission for Women and Oregon Commission on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs
Responses to OCFW and OCAPIA Questions (PDF) 
Oregon Department of Corrections

Bending the Bars for Mothers: How Prison Alternatives Can Build a Stronger Oregon
Article (PDF)
Katherine L. Eitenmiller, published in the Oregon Law Review (June 2014)

The Status of Women in Oregon and 2012 Activities Report
Full Report (PDF)
Oregon Commission for Women (February 2013)

 

NATIONAL RESOURCES ON WOMEN IN PRISON

Indicators of Mental Health Problems Reported by Prisoners and Jail Inmates, 2011-12
Report
Bureau of Justice Statistics

Gender and Justice in America
Blog
Vera Institute of Justice

Incarceration Rates by Gender
Webpage
Prison Policy Initiative

Overlooked: Women and Jails in an Era of Reform
Full report (PDF) | Fact sheet (PDF)
Vera Institute of Justice and The Safety and Justice Challenge (August 2016)

Incarcerated Women and Girls
Fact Sheet (PDF)
The Sentencing Project (Updated November 2015)