Prison Rape Elimination Act


The Bristol County Sheriff's Office has a Zero Tolerance Policy towards inmate sexual abuse or sexual harassment.

Anyone with knowledge of abuse or assault is required to report such acts confidentially to the BCSO Special Investigations Unit (phone number listed below).

Allegations of sexual abuse or harassment shall be discussed with the victim named in the report. False allegations of inmate sexual abuse or harassment may be criminally prosecuted by the Sheriff's Office.



  • Report an incident of abuse or assault by calling the confidential number below:
  • Reportar un incidente de abuso o asalto llamando al número confidencial abajo:
  • Denunciar um incidente de abuso ou agressão chamando o número
    confidencial que está abaixo:
Confidential Phone Number:




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