Coronavirus Information

2020 COVID-19 Rapid Response Emergency Fund

Help Provide Emergency Relief to System-Impacted People & Family Members!

Coronavirus info

"Prisons in a Time of Pandemic" by Dorsey Nunn
Coronavirus - Prisons in a Time of Pandemic - Dorsey

LSPC demands to CDCR Secretary Ralph Diaz and Governor Gavin Newsom
Justice Collaborative Ltr to Newsom
LSPC-CCWP Letter to CDCR Secretary 3-13-20 signed

Coronavirus information for incarcerated people:
Coronavirus - Other States
Coronavirus - Federal Facilities
Coronavirus - CDCR
Coronavirus - CDCR (Spanish)
Coronavirus - CA Jails

Federal and State Financial Aid for Individuals, Small Businesses, and Non-Profits Impacted by COVID-19
The CARES ACT Manual

How to Support Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated People and Family Members During Crisis:

Updated information on prison conditions and policies

Coronavirus and Mass Incarceration Timeline

The effect of the Coronavirus pandemic on individuals incarcerated in the U.S. has shed light on the vulnerability of this population.

The following timeline documents an 11-day period.

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Prison Policy Initiative website (nationwide):
https://www.prisonpolicy.org/virusresponse.html#releases

The Justice Collaborative website (nationwide):
https://thejusticecollaborative.com/covid-19-policy-shifts/

CDCR website on COVID-19:
https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/covid19/

BOP website on COVID-19:
https://www.bop.gov/resources/news/20200319_covid19_update.jsp  

Website tracking changes in incarcerated population levels by state, city:
http://end-incarceration.org/

Resources for people on the outside