US prison struggles: ongoing hunger strikes in Riverside County, CA, and Wisconsin

Cautiously pessimistic

Two calls for support from the continuing revolt inside the US’ prisons and jails:

In Riverside County, California, detainees at the Robert Presley Jail have been on hunger strike since April 13th, and are reporting that the administration is retaliating against them by limiting their access to phones and visits from outside. For a full list of their demands, see here.

They’re asking that messages in support of their action are passed on to

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS:
-First District Supervisor Kevin Jeffries: (951) 955-1010
Email: district1@rivco.org
-Second District Supervisor John Tavaglione: (951) 955-1020
Email: district2@rivco.org
-Third District Supervisor Chuck Washington (951) 955-1030
Email: wordpress@rivcodistrict3.org
-Fourth District Acting Supervisor and Fifth District Supervisor Marion Ashley:(951) 955-1050
Online contact via this form: http://www.rivcodistrict5.org/contact-us

SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT:
(951) 955-2400 Press Option 4
Email WebMgr@riversidesheriff.orgfeedback@riversidesheriff.org or via this form: https://www.riversidesheriff.org/feedback/

RIVERSIDE COUNTY ROBERT PRESLEY JAIL:
(951) 955-4500 Press Option 1 then…

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