incarceration

The pandemic inside prisons could get much worse unless other states follow New Jersey's lead.
A mother in Oklahoma is poised for release from prison and eager to support her kids’ education, but the coronavirus has deepened their family separation.
The coronavirus is ravaging prisons and jails across the U.S., killing hundreds and infecting tens of thousands. Now, incarcerated people and criminal justice advocates are calling for swift action to stop the virus from spreading.
President Donald Trump’s former lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen is being released to serve the remainder of his sentence in home confinement amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The demonstration at a Washington state complex was the inevitable response to the state’s failure to keep its inmates safe from coronavirus.
Seven men in the New York City jail complex told HuffPost they are afraid to die in the filthy environment.
The medical examiner hasn't announced the cause of death for a 58-year-old man who died Monday, but confirmed to HuffPost that he tested positive for COVID-19.
Inmates are facing bad conditions in prisons and jails nationwide. Correctional officers are at risk, too.
An employee at a Washington state prison tested positive for coronavirus. Prisoners fear they’re next.
With an aging prison population in the midst of a global health crisis, it's time to prioritize early release for sick and elderly prisoners.