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

Wherever needed to adhere to community overall health suggestions and mitigate the unfold of COVID-19, authorities really should use their discretion to minimize incarceration in prisons and jails — and aid testing, quarantine, social supports, and individualized reentry ideas for those introduced, according to a new report from the Nationwide Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Drugs.