REHJ

RE-ENVISIONING HEALTH & JUSTICE

exploring the intersection of incarceration and health inequality

The UNC Re-Envisioning Health and Justice Lab was formed in 2016 with the purpose of better understanding the full impact of mass incarceration on the health and well-being of the individual and the community.

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SPOTLIGHT ON RESEARCH:

WHEN IT COMES TO REPORTING DEATHS OF INCARCERATED PEOPLE, MOST STATES BREAK THE LAW

THE APPEAL. Our team analyzed death-in-custody reporting policies at every state and federal carceral entity. Data collection is a mess—and many states don’t follow the law at all.