The state Department of Correction confirmed Wednesday a third Connecticut inmate has died from coronavirus complications.
‘I’m going to die in here’: CT inmate granted early release dies from coronavirus, family says DOC ignored his cries for help
The family of a Connecticut inmate approved for discretionary release last month but who died from coronavirus, said the Connecticut Department of Corrections ignored his cries for help.
State prison workers hold virtual meeting to demand better working conditions, treatment of inmates during pandemic
State prison workers are making their voices heard on Wednesday in a virtual meeting to demand the Department of Correction do more to keep them safe from COVID-19.
Osborn Correctional Institution has been placed on lockdown after 105 asymptomatic inmates tested positive for coronavirus.
DENVER (AP) — A parolee suspected of killing a woman in Denver had been released from prison three weeks before the slaying because of concerns over the coronavirus. Cornelius Haney, 40, was released April 15 under powers granted to the Colorado Department of Corrections by Gov. Jared Polis, The Denver Post reported Friday. The governor’s […]
ACLU files federal lawsuit against Gov. Lamont, Dept. of Correction to protect incarcerated from coronavirus
The ACLU of Connecticut has filed a class action lawsuit on Monday night on behalf of all who are incarcerated in Connecticut prisons and jails during the coronavirus pandemic.
The Connecticut Department of Correction (DOC) reports Tuesday that four staff members who had tested positive for Coronavirus have been medically cleared to return to work.
Coronavirus is continuing to impact the Connecticut prison system with the death of two more inmates due to the virus Monday and another Tuesday, bringing the state total to six. This, as the ACLU is suing the state to protect inmates from the virus behind bars.
Families protest outside Governor’s mansion on Easter, say loved-ones should be released from prison during pandemic
Families of incarcerated are fighting for their loved-ones release during the coronavirus pandemic Sunday afternoon.
A second inmate in Connecticut has died after contracting coronavirus, officials from the state Department of Correction announced Saturday.