Free Them NC
As COVID spreads through the prison system, infecting thousands of incarcerated people, killing ten people so far, the Department of Public Safety continues to act in contempt of orders to protect incarcerated people.
We demand care, respect, and safety for incarcerated people. DPS must accelerate at-home detention and release of parole-eligible people. None of us is free until all of us are free!
When: Tuesday, September 15 | 5:30pm
Where: NC Correctional Institution for Women | 1034 Bragg Street, Raleigh, NC 27610
What: Press Conference to demand care, respect, safety for incarcerated people in the midst of COVID-19 outbreaks in the NC prison system, made worse by inaction and neglect by the Department of Public Safety and Governor Roy Cooper
Incarcerated People & Their Families Speak Out
Claude Hart, dad of Shuvon Mitchell, incarcerated person with Stage IV breast cancer and lupus
Amanda Marriner, wife of incarcerated person, Sandy Dowell, elderly prisoner with COPD and asthma
Reverend Beverly Brooks, mom of incarcerated person, Jonathan Brooks