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Coronavirus March 26
With in-person visits suspended nationwide, people with loved ones behind bars say they’re being left in the dark.
Coronavirus March 25
“I'd give anything to trade places with you right now.”
Coronavirus March 24
New placements, family visits and child-abuse investigations falter across the country.
Coronavirus March 24
Detainees say officials give them little information and are not doing enough to reduce their risk.
Coronavirus March 23
Colorado abolished capital punishment. But COVID-19 is pausing it everywhere else.
Coronavirus March 21
Some sheriffs, prosecutors and defenders scramble to move people from local jails, potential petri dishes for infection.
Coronavirus March 19
Case confirmed at Elizabeth, N.J., facility currently holding almost 200 detainees.
Coronavirus March 19
“Kinda defeats the ban on visitation, which was to protect inmates and mainly staff,” critic says.
Coronavirus March 19
Those 55 and older are a growing share of the people in state prisons. They’re also the most at risk as coronavirus spreads.