Kansas

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

Statewide among incarcerated people

Cases

Cumulative Case Rate

Data Grade

State Facilities

6,150

56%

Federal Facilities

793

45%

ICE Detention Centers

153

>100%

Statewide among staff

Cases

Data Grade

State Facilities

1,304

Federal Facilities

Unavailable

ICE Detention Centers

Unavailable

Facilities by

FacilityIncarcerated PeopleStaff

Hutchinson Correctional Facility

State Facilities

1,381289

Lansing Correctional Facility

State Facilities

1,009171

El Dorado Correctional Facility

State Facilities

987237

Leavenworth United States Penitentiary

Federal Facilities

793--

Norton Correctional Facility

State Facilities

766128

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 June 14, 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.

JurisdictionFacility/facilitiesAuthorizing agent(s)DateOverall population reduction/ total # of releasesPopulation prior to releasesKnown facility capacityRelease detailsSource
DouglasDouglas County JailCourt04/07/202014151Minor offenses, Short remaining sentence
JacksonCounty-wide jailsCourt4/10/2020150840Other
KansasStatewide prisons5/1/202069965
SedgwickCounty-wide jails3/26/20201501645Minor offenses

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
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