Deaths increased 46% in prisons from 2019 to 2020, according to new data released by the Bureau of Justice Statistics
new report exposes chronic mishandling of Baltimore police now in federal prison; murders are spiking, police solving them at a historic low; the death…
covid is surging in prisons and jails across the country again, we revisit an essay exploring what that means for the mental health of people inside.
CO state mental health system is charging more and failing to protect the most vulnerable patients, your Friday long read from the Colorado News…
often making less than a dollar a day, the expenses of incarcerated people and their families far outweigh what they make, a study from the Prison…
faulty drug tests impacted nearly 1,700 people in NY, sending them to solitary or extending prison sentences; BOP head resigns; DC replaces head of…
stuck in pretrial detention for 48 months, a article from PIJN
accused of sexual misconduct and with a checkered record an officer was allowed to stay on the force and was even promoted, your Friday long read from…
The Capitol insurrection: what law enforcement's refusal to protect Democracy tells us, first published in 2020
a body of studies show that ties to family while incarcerated lead to less prison and jail returns after release, a new report from Prison Policy…
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CO Gov. commutes truckers sentence; judge rules again that AL DOC guilty of inadequate mental health care for inmates; 4 philly prisoners died in two…
an interview with Pam Bailey about empowering D.C. inmates in the federal system as a voting bloc and voice for change through helping them tell their…