COVID-19 Outbreaks in Prisons Make Pandemic Worse for Everyone

COVID-19 Outbreaks in Prisons Make Pandemic Worse for Everyone

Researchers have found that the death rate from COVID-19 in prisons is three times higher than average. Crowding, poor sanitary conditions, and high rates of chronic illness among incarcerated people make it difficult to control the spread of infectious diseases in jails and prisons. Security measures designed to keep people in jails and prisons don’t […]