Kansas

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

F

State DOC Data GradeView scorecard

Cumulative CasesActive CasesCumulative DeathsTests
Incarcerated PeopleCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10k
State Adult Prisons6,2346,34817171616----
Federal Prisons4672,6251--3------
ICE Detention Centers15326,8420000----
State and Local Youth Facilities432,5750000----
StaffCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10k
State Adult Prisons1,4114,3071340618----
Federal Prisons----1--0------
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Facilities by

FacilityIncarcerated PeopleStaff

Hutchinson Correctional Facility

State Adult Prisons

1,382350

Lansing Correctional Facility

State Adult Prisons

1,059196

El Dorado Correctional Facility

State Adult Prisons

1,013260

Norton Correctional Facility

State Adult Prisons

772159

Ellsworth Correctional Facility

State Adult Prisons

584106
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Map of Kansas with spikes representing the active metric for each facility.

1

690

1.4k

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 Kansas. Read more about our scoring methodology and to see how this jurisdiction compares to other state and federal systems.

Scores assessed as of October 11, 2021.

Data reporting for incarcerated people
  • Cumulative Cases

    By facility

  • Cumulative Deaths

    By facility

  • Active Cases

    By facility

  • Tests Administered

    None

  • Population

    None

  • Vaccinations

    By facility

Data reporting for staff
  • Cumulative Cases

    By facility

  • Cumulative Deaths

    By facility

  • Active Cases

    By facility

  • Tests Administered

    None

  • Population

    None

  • Vaccinations

    By facility

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. Click a row to view full details.

FacilityPeople releasedRelease details

Douglas County Jail

Douglas

14Minor offenses, Short remaining sentence

County-wide jails

Jackson

150Other

Statewide prisons

Kansas

6

County-wide jails

Sedgwick

150Minor offenses
Map of Kansas with spikes representing the active metric for each facility.
County with a release

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. Click a row to view full details.

Target facilityCountyDate of actionOrganizationType of effortInternal/ externalEffort concernsSource
Ellsworth Correctional FacilityEllsworth4/12/2020125-150 I/C folks at Ellsworth Correcitonal FacilityUprising/Protest–InternalExternalSanitation improvements
Lansing Correctional FacilityLeavenworth4/9/2020Incarcerated folks at Lansing Correctional FacilityUprising/Protest–InternalExternalTesting procedures, Sanitation improvements