Puerto Rico

Map of Puerto Rico with spikes representing the active metric for each facility.

1

27

53

Spikes represent the cumulative cases in a facility for incarcerated people

Statewide among incarcerated people

Cases

Cumulative Case Rate

Data Grade

State Facilities

Unavailable

Unavailable

Federal Facilities

53

4%

ICE Detention Centers

5

>100%

Statewide among staff

Cases

Data Grade

State Facilities

Unavailable

Federal Facilities

Unavailable

ICE Detention Centers

Unavailable

Facilities by

FacilityIncarcerated PeopleStaff

Guaynabo Metropolitan Detention Center

Federal Facilities

53--

ICE San Juan Staging Facility

ICE Detention Centers

5--

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

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
GUAYNABO METROPOLITAN DETENTION CENTERGuayama3/19/2020People incarcerated at Guayama PrisonHunger Strike, Strike/Work StoppageExternalSanitation improvements