Advocate says second COVID-19 wave has inmates locked down in ‘atrocious’ conditions as 5 test positive

The head of the Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies says the rising COVID-19 case count bodes ill for prison inmates, many of whom remain under partial lockdown without adequate … Read More

5 federal inmates test positive for COVID-19 as case counts spike across Canada

The Correctional Service of Canada says five inmates have tested positive for COVID-19 in Quebec, Manitoba and Alberta. It says contact tracing is underway and testing is being offered at … Read More