Keep Prisons Single Sex (KPSS) is a campaign group that was founded in 2020 to advocate for the safety of women in prison. They argue that women are more likely to be victims of violence, sexual assault, and exploitation in mixed-sex prisons. They also argue that mixed-sex prisons do not meet the specific needs of women, such as their need for privacy and dignity.
KPSS has been successful in raising awareness of the issue of mixed-sex prisons, and they have had some success in influencing policy. In 2021, the Scottish government announced that it would be reviewing its policy on mixed-sex prisons. KPSS is also working with the Ministry of Justice in England and Wales to try to secure a change in policy.
KPSS is a small but dedicated group of people who are passionate about protecting the rights of women in prison. They are working hard to make sure that women in prison are safe and that their needs are met.
Also Twitter accounts in the UK and the United States of America raising awareness and bringing people together to keep women safe.
..and also a Keep Prisons Single Sex Facebook profile USA
Keep Prisons Single Sex has a number of supporters, including politicians, academics, and campaigners. They have also been successful in raising awareness of the issue of mixed-sex prisons through their website, social media, and public events.
KPSS is a growing movement, and they are committed to fighting for the rights of women in prison. They believe that women deserve to be safe and respected, and they will continue to work until all women in prison have access to single-sex accommodation and same-sex searching.
KPSS is a vital organization that is fighting for the rights of women in prison. If you care about this issue, we urge you to join them in their fight.