Reporting Requirements

All allegations of sexual abuse should be reported and will be investigated. To report, do one of the following:

  • Contact the facility
  • Call the Prison Rape Elimination Office Sexual Abuse Hotline at 517-335-5355 or toll free at 877-517-PREA (7732)
  • Report Online
  • Write the Prison Rape Elimination Office at:

Michigan Department of Corrections
Prison Rape Elimination Office
P.O. Box 30003
Lansing, MI 48909

Provide as much detail as possible.

  • Prisoner victim’s name and MDOC number
  • Perpetrator’s name and ID number
  • Facility at which the incident occurred
  • When/where the incident occurred (date, time, location - i.e. cell, showers)
  • Incident description
  • Your name, contact number and relationship to the prisoner/victim