Arizona

The table below displays aggregate COVID-19 data for incarcerated people and staff in carceral facilities located in Arizona. The State DOC Data Grade represents our assessment of the transparency and quality of those data reported by Arizona's state department of corrections.

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State DOC Data GradeView scorecard

Cumulative CasesActive CasesCumulative DeathsTests
Incarcerated PeopleCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10k
State Adult Prisons12,3762,915----651549,79211,730
Federal Prisons1,9304,700307313323,5188,568
ICE Detention Centers4,169--57--0------
State and Local Youth Facilities----------------
StaffCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10k
State Adult Prisons3,0243,325------------
Federal Prisons----32--0------
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Facilities by

FacilityIncarcerated PeopleStaff

Maricopa County Jail

County Jails

3,395--

Tucson State Prison

State Adult Prisons

2,244--

Eyman State Prison

State Adult Prisons

2,034--

Yuma State Prison

State Adult Prisons

2,011--

ICE La Palma Correctional Center

ICE Detention Centers

1,802--
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Map of Arizona with spikes representing the active metric for each facility.

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1.7k

3.4k

Spikes represent the cumulative cases in a facility for incarcerated people

Data Reporting & Quality Scorecard

Data Reporting & Quality GradeF

This scorecard assesses data reporting and quality for the state department of corrections in Arizona. Read more about our scoring methodology and to see how this jurisdiction compares to other state and federal systems.

Scores assessed as of June 14, 2021.

Data reporting for incarcerated people
  • Cumulative Cases

    By facility

  • Cumulative Deaths

    By facility

  • Active Cases

    None

  • Tests Administered

    None

  • Population

    By facility

  • Vaccinations

    Systemwide only

Data reporting for staff
  • Cumulative Cases

    Systemwide only

  • Cumulative Deaths

    None

  • Active Cases

    None

  • Tests Administered

    None

  • Population

    None

  • Vaccinations

    None

Data quality
  • Machine Readable

    No

  • Regularly Updated

    Yes

  • Clearly Defined

    No

  • Contextualized Historically

    No

Prison and Jail Releases Related to COVID

We collect data on jurisdictions across the U.S. that have released people from adult prison and jail custody in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

JurisdictionFacility/facilitiesAuthorizing agent(s)DateOverall population reduction/ total # of releasesPopulation prior to releasesKnown facility capacityRelease detailsSource
CoconinoCounty-wide jailsCourt3/19/202050550Minor offenses
CoconinoCoconino County Detention Facility5/6/20235470
GilaCounty-wide jails4/3/2088176220Other
MaricopaCounty-wide jails4/24/202022007500Minor offenses
PimaCounty-wide jailsCourt3/30/2020272300Minor offenses
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Grassroots and Community Organizing Efforts Related to COVID

Our team collects data on grassroots and community organizing efforts by incarcerated people, their families, community-based organizations, nonprofits, and advocates aimed at influencing government agencies to protect the lives of people incarcerated in prisons, jails, and detention centers against the threats posed by COVID-19.

Target facilityCountyDate of actionOrganizationType of effortInternal/ externalEffort concernsSource
CENTRAL ARIZONA FLORENCE CORRECTIONAL COMPLEXFlorence5/20/2020Puente Arizona, People incarcerated at Florence Correctional CenterLetter/Petition, Phone ZapCoordinatedAccelerated releases, Sanitation improvements
CENTRAL ARIZONA FLORENCE CORRECTIONAL COMPLEXFlorence5/20/2020Puente Arizona, People incarcerated at Florence Correctional CenterHunger StrikeExternalAccelerated releases, Sanitation improvements
ICE La Palma Correctional CenterPinal4/11/2020ICE detainees uprising at detention facilityUprising/Protest–InternalExternalAccelerated releases, Sanitation improvements
ICE La Palma Correctional Center, ICE Eloy Federal Contract FacilityPinal4/10/2020Outside protestorsCar RallyInternalAccelerated releases
PERRYVILLE STATE PRISONMaricopa5/16/2020Puente ArizonaVigilInternalAccelerated releases, Sanitation improvements