Rikers in Crisis– Another Person Dies at Notorious Jail Complex

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, September 14, 2022 Contact:  Yonah Zeitz, yonah@katalcenter.org | (347) 201-2769 Follow on Twitter @KatalCenter | #CutShutInvestNY Rikers in Crisis– Another Person Dies at Notorious Jail Complex With the 14th Death this Year, Mayor Must Cut Jail Population, Shut Down Rikers, and Invest In Real Safety: Housing, Health Care, Education, Jobs  New […]

Claudia Cupe: Better COVID-19 plan needed in CT Department of Correction

By Claudia Cupe via Hartford Courant For the past two years, I’ve watched my loved ones suffer at the hands of the Connecticut Department of Correction because Gov. Ned Lamont has failed to develop a plan to keep incarcerated people safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s disgusting what’s happening in jails and prisons in our […]

RELEASE: Families, Community Groups, and Directly Impacted People Protest Outside DOC Headquarters

Katal Center Equity, Health, and Justice  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, September 7th, 2022 Contact:   Yonah Zeitz, yonah@katalcenter.org | (347) 201-2768 Follow on Twitter @KatalCenter | ##FreeThemNowCT   Families, Community Groups, and Directly Impacted People Protest Outside DOC Headquarters to Demand Governor and DOC Protect Incarcerated People from COVID-19 Governor Lamont and the Department of Correction […]

ADVISORY – Families, Community Groups, and Directly Impacted People Protest Outside DOC Headquarters to Demand Governor and DOC Protect Incarcerated People from COVID-19

**MEDIA ADVISORY** August 31, 2022 Contact: Yonah Zeitz – 347-201-2768 – yonah@katalcenter.org Follow online: #FreeThemNowCT | www.katalcenter.org  Families, Community Groups, and Directly Impacted People Protest Outside DOC Headquarters to Demand Governor and DOC Protect Incarcerated People from COVID-19 Hartford, CT – On Wednesday, September 7 at 11:00 AM, family members of incarcerated people, community groups, […]

Katal New York Update- September 1, 2022

In this issue:
-International Overdose Awareness Day
-NY Statewide Criminal Justice Reform Call
-#LessIsMoreNY Panel at the APPA Conference
-Catch Up with Katal
-Quotes of the Week