COVID-19 Outbreak: Inmate advocate group calls for ‘Decarceration’ of Allegheny County Jail

By Charlie Deitch PITTSBURGH — An alliance of elected officials and other organizations led by the Coalition to Abolish Death By Incarceration, a statewide advocacy group for individuals in lockup, is calling for the “decarceration” of the Allegheny County Jail in light of the COVID-19 virus. While drastic steps have been taken to slow the … Continue reading COVID-19 Outbreak: Inmate advocate group calls for ‘Decarceration’ of Allegheny County Jail