Clarence Johnson Begins as WCS Executive Director
Clarence Johnson became the WCS Executive Director on January 1, 2017.See Press Release!
Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA)
Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Policy & Reporting Procedure
Wisconsin Community Services, Inc. (WCS) has zero tolerance for sexual abuse and sexual harassment in all of its facilities. The PREA officers (see below) at WCS coordinate implementation, compliance, and audit activities for all WCS facilities and work to prevent, detect, and respond to all incidents of sexual abuse and sexual harassment.
PREA Officers at WCS
PREA Compliance Manager & Program Director at the Joshua Glover Residential Services Center (through the Wisconsin Department of Corrections) within the WCS Division of Community Reintegration Services
PREA Compliance Manager & Program Director at Parsons House Federal Re-entry Program (through the Federal Bureau of Prisons) within the WCS Division of Community Reintegration Services
PREA Coordinator & Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) Coordinator for the WCS Division of Community Reintegration Services
TO REPORT SEXUAL ABUSE OR SEXUAL HARASSMENT
► WCS investigates all allegations of sexual abuse and sexual harassment of inmates and
residents in our custody. We accept allegations in many forms from inmates and residents,
including verbally to any staff member, in writing, by reporting via the link below, anonymously,
and from any third party on behalf of an inmate or resident. All allegations will be assumed to
be credible and will result in an immediate investigation.
► If you wish to report an allegation of sexual abuse or sexual harassment on behalf of any
inmate or resident who is, or was at the time of the incident, in WCS custody, please click
the report button below to send an e-mail and the allegation will be investigated.
► Please provide as much information as possible including:
• Inmate or resident full name
• Inmate or resident date of birth
• Inmate or resident identification number
• Facility in which the incident occurred
• Facility in which inmate or resident is/was living when the incident occurred
(if different from above)
• Description of incident including date, locations, circumstances
• Suspect information
• Your information, if you wish to be contacted regarding this allegation
Pursuant to PREA 115.222, WCS will refer all allegations of sexual abuse or sexual harassment involving potentially criminal behavior for investigation to the local law enforcement agency that has the authority to conduct criminal investigations. In cases where the investigation is referred to the local law enforcement agency:
♦ WCS staff shall cooperate fully with the investigating agency during the course of the investigation:
♦ The WCS PREA Compliance Manager shall: