How Covid-19 has affected prison and correctional services
With a vast majority of the world's prisons and detention centers being overcrowded and underfunded, physical distancing is simply not an option. Close confinement, shared facilities and spaces, have inmates and prison staff living in constant fear. Is a health response to COVID-19 in prisons enough? We speak to Logan Maistry. Deputy Commissioner: Intergovernmental Relations at the Department of Correctional Services for insight.