Overview of Key Concerns for Women Offenders and Projects, 2009-2012
Author: Erika Kates, Ph.D.
Year Published: 2012
In 2009-2012, Erika Kates, Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist and Crystal An, M.A., Project Assistant, worked with a diverse group of policymakers, advocates and administrators on three actionoriented research projects (outlined below). These projects were designed to draw attention to the special circumstances of women involved with criminal justice agencies, highlight women-centered resources, and suggest more cost-effective policies and practices