1,000 Inmates Will Be Released From N.J. Jails to Curb Coronavirus Risk

No other state is thought to have taken such sweeping action to reduce its jail population in response to the pandemic. An order was signed late Sunday authorizing the release of offenders serving certain types of sentences in county jails.Credit...Ángel Franco/The New York Times By Tracey Tully - March 23, 2020k - The New York Times … Continue reading 1,000 Inmates Will Be Released From N.J. Jails to Curb Coronavirus Risk