Suicide at Santa Rita jail in quarantine intake unit

Marlon Reyes has died by suicide at Santa Rita Jail while he was in the quarantine intake housing unit, which is now standard protocol upon booking all new inmates to prevent COVID. But it does raise questions about out-of-cell time.

Man who died by suicide at Santa Rita Jail had been in coronavirus quarantine

While Jonas Park had known substance abuse problems, his mother and a civil rights attorney question whether more could have been done for him - including sending in a mental health counselor, giving him more free time out of his cell and making sure he could call his relatives - knowing his mental state and family history.