In Accordance with the National Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) of 2003. Damascus Way has a policy of zero tolerance with regard to sexual abuse and sexual harassment in its facilities and will take appropriate affirmative measures to protect all residents from sexual abuse and harassment and to promptly and thoroughly investigate all allegations of sexual abuse and sexual harassment. The appropriate law enforcement agency will investigate any criminal allegations. Any person may report any allegation on the behalf of any resident to Damascus Way at 612-746-5631, or the Minneapolis Sexual Violence Center at 612-871-5111.
In accordance with the Prison Rape Elimination Act, Damascus Way is required to undergo a PREA audit every 3 years. We are required to post a copy of the Final Report once the audit is completed.
Please click here to review the latest PREA Final Report.