Oregon State Penitentiary

ACLU of Oregon fights for prison safety

MEDFORD, Ore. – An Oregon State Penitentiary inmate died earlier this week after testing positive from coronavirus. Now, the ACLU of Oregon is asking the state to better protect prisoners during this global crisis. The ACLU of Oregon is calling for action, …

Inmate with coronavirus dies

SALEM, Ore. – An inmate at the Oregon State Penitentiary in Salem, who tested positive for coronavirus, has died. The man died in a hospital Wednesday. The state says he was between 50 and 60 years old. The Department of Correction says …