Federal report documents inmate sex abuse in US, California city ranks 4th
1.8 percent average abuse rate among all jails
Last Updated: 201 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - A new federal report says inmates at jails in Indianapolis, Baltimore, St. Louis and Santa Clara face the nation's highest levels of sexual abuse at the hands of guards.
A new report shows that a California jail is one of the worst in the country when it comes to sexual abuse
It said the main jail for Santa Clara County has the nation’s fourth highest level of sex abuse done by guards.
The jail has an over six percent sex abuse rate which is three times the national average.
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