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Policy Considerations: Transgender Searches

Council of Juvenile Justice Administrators:

Keywords: Best Practices; Juvenile Justice; Policy; Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA); Secure Facilities; Transgender Youth

The intent of this policy consideration is to evoke discussion within your jurisdiction regarding best practices and key elements to include in policies and procedures. Jurisdictions should consider these policies in the context of their unique juvenile justice system structure; state and local mandates; risk tolerance level; and other individual needs. Subjects include Transgender Pat and Strip Searches and Training. [Summary adapted from resource.]

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Policy Considerations: Transgender Searches