Utah

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

F

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Cumulative CasesActive CasesCumulative DeathsTests
Incarcerated PeopleCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10k
State Adult Prisons3,5775,184----19283,2854,761
Federal Prisons----------------
ICE Detention Centers21--0--0------
State and Local Youth Facilities----------------
StaffCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10kCountPer 10k
State Adult Prisons4642,011------------
Federal Prisons----------------
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Facilities by

FacilityIncarcerated PeopleStaff

Utah State Prison Draper

State Adult Prisons

1,827--

Central Utah Correctional Facility Gunnison

State Adult Prisons

1,123--

UDC Inmates Housed At A County Jail

State Adult Prisons

488--

Fortitude Treatment Center

State Adult Prisons

64--

Northern Utah Community Correctional Center

State Adult Prisons

28--
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Map of Utah with spikes representing the active metric for each facility.

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910

1.8k

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 Utah. 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

    By facility

  • Population

    None

  • Vaccinations

    None

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

    No

  • Clearly Defined

    Yes

  • 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
DuchesneCounty-wide jails3/25/202025
Salt LakeCounty-wide jails3/25/20203542148
UintahCounty-wide jails3/25/202060
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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
Salt Lake County JailStatewide4/9/2020Decarcerate UtahPhone ZapInternalAccelerated releases