This Prisoner With COVID-19 Refused a Ventilator Because Guards Wouldn't Let Him Call His Mom
“I felt like it was the end and I wasn’t going to be able to say goodbye to my mom. It scared me to death. I cried constantly.”
Canada Has Failed to Protect Inmates From Pandemic, Lawsuit Alleges
New numbers show that just four federal prisoners have been granted parole because of COVID-19, contradicting the Justin Trudeau government.
Tear Gas Launcher Deployed as Coronavirus Tensions Spiral in Canadian Prisons
Inmates and advocates worry that Correctional Services Canada’s bungled response to the COVID-19 pandemic will lead to violence.
Inside the Canadian Prison Hardest Hit by the Coronavirus Pandemic
One inmate has died and at least 60 have tested positive for COVID-19 at Mission Institution. We spoke to a prisoner on what conditions are like inside the federal prison.
ICE Detainees With HIV Are Pleading to Be Released to Avoid Coronavirus
"Some of our clients have not been told what COVID-19 is or how to stay safe,” an immigration advocate told VICE. “None of them can social distance."