Frederick Bell was meant to get out of a Mississippi prison this week, but a little-known technicality is blocking his parole.
As climate change worsens fire season, we need all the firefighters we can get. Why is it so hard for formerly incarcerated firefighters to find work?
JPay and Securus are notorious for exploiting incarcerated people and anyone who wants to talk to them. Now they’re giving something back!
A written note posted to social media highlights how reading material behind bars is often restricted arbitrarily.
Lawyers say their conversations with incarcerated people are being recorded and analyzed by private companies in at least nine US states.
Just last month, Alabama hospitals were on the brink of collapsing under the weight of the Delta variant’s rampage through the South.
Documents show HDR, Inc. has monitored groups that oppose its controversial plans to build jails and highways.
Over 5 million Americans have lost their right to vote because they've served time in prison.
Life on parole has been difficult for rappers after incarceration. Their celebrity status only highlights the inequities in an unjust system.
If you’re fairly new to this topic, it can feel overwhelming—so here are some podcasts, books, and documentaries to start with.