Transgender Inmate Count and Housing Placement (Department of Corrections)

Kathryn Sosin Oeser filed this request with the Department of Corrections of Wisconsin.

It is a clone of this request.

Multi Request Transgender Inmate Count and Housing Placement


From: Kathryn Sosin Oeser

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Wisconsin Open Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

A complete and accurate count of all transgender inmates currently in custody in the Department of Corrections as mandated to be recorded by the Prison Rape Elimination Act including:
-the number of transgender women in custody
-the number of transgender women who are housed in men's facilities
-the number of transgender men in custody
-the number of transgender men who are housed in women's facilities
-the number of transgender people who are taking hormones

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days.


Kathryn Sosin Oeser

From: Kathryn Sosin Oeser

I am again following up on the this request which remains unfilled.
Thank you,
Kate Sosin Oeser

From: Department of Corrections

This email acknowledges receipt of your publicrecords request. I have forwarded your requestto the appropriate records custodians for processing. Donot reply to this email as the mailbox is not monitored. Forfuture correspondence related to this request, please email andreference Request #17418. Regards, Public Records RequestsWisconsinDepartment of Corrections

From: Department of Corrections

Attached is the DOC's response to your public records request.

Clare Hendricks
Deputy Strategic Communications Director
Wisconsin Department of Corrections
608-240-5036 (office)<><> (media inquiries)

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