Winter 2020-21 Newsletter

Fri, 02/05/2021 - 6:50pm By Marilee Wigginton
Time has been rolling along here at Five County. Here are the latest happenings the last few months! Holiday Fun Thanksgiving brought lots of yummy food and the holiday spirit to our center. Five County Staff and residents led by Mo-Nee Harrigfeld

Fall 2020 Newsletter

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 9:21am By Marilee Wigginton
2020 Craziness! It has been a crazy year and we missed our summer newsletter. So, here is a combined newsletter from the summer and fall. So without further ado, here is our Five County newsletter: Goodbye to Mr. Hook Therapeutic Line staff Mike Hook

PREA Standards

Consistent with the policy of the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) of 2003 (Public Law 108-79, 108th Congress), incidents of sexual activity, sexual harassment, and solicitation to engage in non-consensual sexual activity, sexual harassment, and solicitation to engage in sexual activity will not be tolerated at the 5-C Rehabilitation Center. 5-C has policies and procedures that establish a Zero-Tolerance environment for sexual abuse in the 5-C Detention and Youth Rehabilitation Center. Prevention of sexual abuse is a top priority in the facility.

PREA Audit

The Five County Detention & Youth Rehabilitation Center completed a PREA Audit in June of 2014 pursuant to Section 115.401 of the PREA Standards. The Five County Rehabilitation Center is 100% PREA Compliant. Please feel free to review the Audit Findings report completed by the Department of Justice Auditor.

DATA Review

In compliance with Section 115.388 of the PREA Standards, 5-C Juvenile Detention & Youth Rehabilitation Center has reviewed data collected and aggregated pursuant to section 115.387 in order to assess and improve the effectiveness of its abuse prevention, detection, and response policies, practices, and training including 1. Identifying problem areas 2. Taking corrective action on an ongoing basis 3. Preparing an annual report of its findings and corrective actions.