811 People Have Died in Jail Since Sandra Bland Became National News

http://www.nationalmemo.com/people-died-jail-sandra-bland/

In the year since Bland’s case, 811 people have died in U.S. jails. Many of those cases resemble Bland’s, with poor oversight and general disregard for arrestees’ health—particularly their mental state—creating frightening, desperate conditions for inmates that, in too many incidents, have yielded tragic results. The post 811 People Have Died in Jail Since Sandra Bland Became National News appeared first on The National Memo.

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