W.Va. Jails Still Overcrowded As DCR Responds To Outbreaks

Advocates for criminal justice reform are requesting more action from the governor's office, as the state reported more than 250 COVID-19 cases in jails and prisons on Tuesday.

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COVID-19 Cases At Huttonsville Exceed 100; State Jails Again Over Capacity

Advocates are renewing calls to test and reduce the state’s incarcerated population, as its jails are once again overcrowded and more than 100 people have…

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State’s Policy For Handling COVID-19 Concerns In Jails, Prisons Remains Confidential

The number of inmates in West Virginia’s overcrowded criminal justice system has declined over the last few weeks, as prosecutors throughout the state…

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