WNYC: New Jersery Jail Deaths

Number 28439
Subject Jails
Source WNYC
Year 2018
Publication Date November 27, 2018
Summary This three-part radio series exposed New Jersey jails as among the deadliest in the nation, with no consistent method of accountability.
Category Contest Entry
Keywords WNYC, jails, New Jersey, deaths, accountability, suicide, inmates, addiction, mental health, mental illness, custody
Related Links https://www.wnyc.org/story/jersey-jails-suicides-overdoses-little-oversight/ ; https://www.wnyc.org/story/gov-phil-murphy-fix-nj-jail/ ; https://www.wnyc.org/story/new-jersey-looks-prevent-suicides-jails-following-spike-deaths/
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