The American Civil Liberties Union is trying to get records to figure out what went wrong.
Oklahoma County jail detention officers chained incarcerated people to walls and forced them to listen to 'Baby Shark' on a loop at loud volumes for up to two hours.
How a massive outbreak at California's San Quentin State Prison spread to death row, killing a dozen condemned prisoners.
Reports from inmates' families, and several official data points, indicate the surge in deaths in the shrouded prison system could be from the coronavirus.
Whistleblowers say dozens of prisoners have tested positive for COVID-19 after being moved between jails and federal prisons due to a lack of safeguards in the Justice Department.
Jails in politically sensitive states such as Assam and Kashmir are reporting huge spikes. Many testing positive are critics of the Indian government and its controversial policies.
A notorious prison telecom company is building a massive database that includes personal information about ICE’s immigrant prisoners––and their families.
In a fiery letter to Trump, Mayor Muriel Bowser demanded he withdraw any military presence.
Overcrowding in Cambodia’s prisons has long been a problem. During a pandemic, it’s a ticking time bomb.
There’s been a stark difference in the response to the coronavirus pandemic between provincial jails and federal prisons.
“I just feel like we were all let down,” said one prisoner. At least 39 staff and 113 inmates have tested positive for the coronavirus, according to a staff source.