PREA Policy

Agency Policy

In compliance with Section 115.22 of the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Standards, the Louisville Metro Department of Corrections (LMDC) has zero tolerance towards all forms of sexual abuse and sexual harassment.  LMDC has provided policies to ensure referrals of allegations for investigations. 

LMDC Department Code of Ethics Policy

Sexual Abuse and Assault Prevention Policy

LMDC Staffing Plan Revised 2019

Final PREA Audit report 2019


Reporting Abuse

To report any incident of sexual abuse or sexual harassment involving an offender housed within a LMDC facility, you may call Louisville Metro Police Department’s Sex Crimes Unit at 502-574-2111.  Please have any information or evidence available for the investigator who will be assigned to handle the case.  False accusations may be prosecuted.  All reports are taken seriously and investigated as outlined in PREA. 

In compliance with Section 115.89 of the PREA Standards, LMDC shall make all aggregated sexual abuse data readily available to the public at least annually.

LMDC 2018 PREA Annual Report

LMDC 2018 PREA Annual Report Pt. 2 

LMDC PREA Numbers for 17-18

LMDC Interim Audit Report 2016

LMDC PREA Annual Report 2014