Skip to main content

Colorado Media Outlets Cover CHI's New Report on COVID-19 in Prisons and Jails

Several media outlets covered CHI's release of new research on the prevalence of COVID-19 in prisons, jails, and detention centers in Colorado. 

  • Colorado Public Radio noted that only 10 states, including Colorado, do not include incarcerated people in their vaccination plans.
  • 9News interviewed Research Analyst Julia Char Gilbert, author of the report.
  • The Gazette covered the report and discussed the outbreak at the El Paso County jail, which exceeds 1,000 cases.
  • The Colorado Sun looked at the racial disparity in infections and noted the outbreak at the ICE detention facility.
Tweet Share Share