David Cloud

David Cloud is the Senior Program Associate in the Substance Use and Mental Health Program at the Vera Institute of Justice.  You can follow the Vera Institute on Twitter: @VeraInstitute

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Thursday, December 04, 2014
Mass Incarceration and the Health of Our Communities
Earlier this year, Jerome Murdough—a homeless veteran charged with trespassing—died after being left unchecked for hours in a sweltering cell in New York City’s Rikers Island Jail mental observation unit. His death showed us what can occur when medical, social service, and criminal justice systems...
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