Connecticut

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

F

State DOC Data GradeView scorecard

Cumulative CasesActive CasesCumulative DeathsTests
Incarcerated PeopleCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10k
State Adult Prisons4,9794,444----2016----
Federal Prisons2162,03400199879,294
ICE Detention Centers----------------
State and Local Youth Facilities511,802------------
StaffCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10k
State Adult Prisons1,9133,076----00----
Federal Prisons----0--0------
View source data

Facilities by

FacilityIncarcerated PeopleStaff

Macdougall Walker Correctional Institution

State Adult Prisons

751--

New Haven Correctional Center

State Adult Prisons

662--

Osborn Correctional Institution

State Adult Prisons

622--

Corrigan Radgowski Correctional Center

State Adult Prisons

473--

Hartford Correctional Center

State Adult Prisons

459--
View our data on Github
Map of Connecticut with spikes representing the active metric for each facility.

1

380

750

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 Connecticut. 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

    Systemwide only

  • Active Cases

    Systemwide only

  • Tests Administered

    None

  • Population

    None

  • Vaccinations

    Systemwide only

Data reporting for staff
  • Cumulative Cases

    None

  • Cumulative Deaths

    None

  • Active Cases

    Systemwide only

  • Tests Administered

    None

  • Population

    None

  • Vaccinations

    Systemwide only

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
ConnecticutStatewide prisonsGovernor6/2/20200012400Short remaining sentence, Vulnerable populations, Other
View source data

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
Carl Robinson Correctional InstitutionEnfield4/3/2020 - 4/4/2020Incarcerated folks at CRCIUprising/Protest–Internal, Hunger Strike, Strike/Work StoppageExternalAccelerated releases, Sanitation improvements