Data on COVID Actions

We collect additional data on all the events we document. Below you can explore a spreadsheet containing data on the wave of COVID-19 related protests and unrest for the first 4 months of the crisis, from March 17 until mid-June.

Alternately, you can view a list of COVID-related events or a map of all the actions that we have documented within this time period.

We identify some of the following variables:

  • Facility Name
  • City
  • State/Province
  • Facility Type
  • Private Prison details
  • Event Type(s)
  • Number of Participants
  • Prisoner demands
  • Types of weapons used by guards


View full list of COVID events

Map of COVID Actions

Below is a spreadsheet representation of the dataset. If the spreadsheet is not visible and an error message is displaying instead, then refreshing the page should solve the problem.

Last updated July 25.

Download a text summary of below data

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