FOIA Number: DOJ-BOP-20-0636

Bureau of Prisons Records Show Agency’s Lack of Mitigation Measures Early in the Pandemic

April 1, 2021
American Oversight has obtained documents that contain Federal Bureau of Prisons emails from the spring of 2020.

BOP Communications Containing Key Terms Related to Covid-19

March 17, 2021
Communications from the Bureau of Prisons in response to American Oversight's request for communications containing key terms related to the coronavirus.

American Oversight Sues Administration for Documentation of Detention Center Covid Response

May 21, 2020
American Oversight sued the administration on Thursday for failing to release documents regarding the impact of the coronavirus on vulnerable populations in prisons and immigration detention centers. 

Complaint: American Oversight v. DHS, ICE, DOJ, and BOP — Coronavirus Outbreak in Prisons

May 21, 2020
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the Department of Justice, and the Federal Bureau of Prisons for directives, risk assessments, data, and related communications regarding the outbreak of coronavirus in prisons.

Request to BOP Seeking Sent Communications Containing Key Terms Related to the Coronavirus

March 20, 2020
FOIA request to the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) seeking sent communications containing key terms related to the coronavirus.