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Nearly Half of State’s Prison Population Vaccinated

Nearly Half of State’s Prison Population Vaccinated

Despite incarcerated people becoming eligible early on, vaccinations lagged in prisons.

Bill Allows Billboard Ads To Hire Corrections Workers

Bill Allows Billboard Ads To Hire Corrections Workers

State law currently doesn’t allows this, but legislators cite need for more staff.

COVID-19 Infects Half of State Inmates

COVID-19 Infects Half of State Inmates

Five times the overall state rate; 10,786 prison inmates, 2,153 staff infected.

Hunger Strike Dramatizes Prisoners’ Demands

Hunger Strike Dramatizes Prisoners’ Demands

Inmates in Wisconsin’s prisons are “still fighting every day."

8% of State’s Prisoners Have COVID-19

8% of State’s Prisoners Have COVID-19

1,703 active cases and 6,781 inmates in quarantine or isolation.