Subscribe to our newsletters for regular updates, analysis and context straight to your email.
One Year of Worker-Led Media! Fund the Future of The Appeal.
Despite calls to reduce incarcerated populations, the number of people being detained for minor parole violations has been rising.
Feb 10, 2021
Coronavirus infections climb at the state’s only maximum-security facility for women, and those held there fear for their safety.
Lyra Walsh Fuchs
May 18, 2020
The individual had no contact with people in custody for at least the past month, according to the DOC.
Mar 16, 2020
Andrew Cuomo, who recently announced the state would employ prisoners to make hand sanitizer, must prepare for the particular vulnerabilities of the state’s prison population to COVID-19, advocates say.
Mar 11, 2020