Fact Sheet - #LessIsMoreNY Covid-19
In the face of COVID-19, New York Must Decarcerate NOW. It is Time to Pass #LessIsMoreNY
New York has been hit hard by COVID-19. But few places have been hit as hard as jails and prisons in the state. Testing in correctional facilities is limited, but as of June 18th, 2020, there were 517 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in NY state prisons and 330 confirmed cases in NYC jails. And people in prisons and jails are already dying of the virus.
Read our COVID-19 #LessIsMoreNY fact sheet here.