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FROM THE NEWSROOM
January 25, 2021
Cover page: black and white photo in background of a building with protestors standing in front, holding signs in protest of ICE detention and incarceration. Title overlay reads "Health Departments Taking Action on Incarceration"

How Health Departments can Address Harms of Incarceration During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic—and the surge of cases and deaths in jails, prisons, and immigrant detention centers—has laid bare the urgent need for decarceration as a public health strategy. This resource includes 8 recommendations and specific actions health departments can take to address the harms of incarceration.