Rockingham-Harrisonburg Regional Jail
Sexual Misconduct Information
The Rockingham Regional Jail has a mandated zero tolerance toward all forms of sexual abuse and sexual harassment.
Sexual misconduct is illegal and will not be tolerated in any manner at the Rockingham-Harrisonburg Regional Jail. Sexual misconduct includes: Inmate-on inmate sexual abuse, assault, or consensual sexual activity, and staff/volunteer/contractor-on-inmate sexual abuse, assault or consensual sexual activity. Sexual misconduct also includes any solicitation of sexual activity.
THIRD PARTY REPORTING PREA 115.52 (e) / 115.54
The Rockingham-Harrisonburg Regional Jail PREA Prison Rape Elimination Act data collected for 2016. (pursuant to 115.87)
PREA Audit Report - February 2017
If you have knowledge of an inmate being a victim of sexual harassment or sexual assault, please contact:
Captain Steven Shortell or Sgt. Wayne Wilberger (PREA Coordinator)
25 South Liberty Street - Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801 (540) 564-3850
REMEMBER – we are unable to stop and sanction the perpetrator if you do not report the offense.
Anyone who knowingly makes a false allegation of sexual abuse / assault resulting in an investigation, he or she will be prosecuted and may be held civilly liable.