The Effects of Coronavirus in Prisons in Latin America

A report has been published by Sociedad de Criminología Latinoamericana (SOCLA) and Centro de Estudios Latinoamericanos sobre Inseguridad y Violencia UNTREF (CELIV) titled ‘The Effects of Coronavirus in Prisons in Latin America’. This report is the result of a collective effort to compile information and achieve an initial overview of the impact of the pandemic and how the region’s prisonContinue reading “The Effects of Coronavirus in Prisons in Latin America”

What COVID-19 Means For America’s Incarcerated Population — And How To Ensure It’s Not Left Behind

As the world grapples with the panic of COVID-19 spread and associated fatalities, emergency preparations for a pandemic are underway. Public health officials and correctional leaders in the United States need to protect the health and safety of the most vulnerable non-community residents: incarcerated individuals. With nearly a quarter of the world’s prison population, the UnitedContinue reading “What COVID-19 Means For America’s Incarcerated Population — And How To Ensure It’s Not Left Behind”

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