To Adhere to Public Health Guidelines and Mitigate COVID-19, Officials Should Use Their Discretion to Minimize Incarceration, Says New Report

The place wanted to adhere to community wellbeing recommendations and mitigate the spread of COVID-19, authorities really should use their discretion to decrease incarceration in prisons and jails — and aid screening, quarantine, social supports, and individualized reentry programs for individuals introduced, according to a new report from the Nationwide Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Drugs.