Women in jail: How to secure successful outcomes

Jail policies and classification systems have been largely developed based on the male population

Women only represent 10% of the total jail population and are generally incarcerated for non-violent crimes. Jail policies and classification systems have been largely developed based on the male population, which may end up with females being misclassified. In this tip, risk management expert and Lexipol co-founder Gordon Graham outlines why this can be a problem. 

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