Nine More County Inmates Test Positive for COVID-19

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Update by Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office
September 5, 2020

Nine Additional Inmates are Positive COVID-19

Nine additional inmates at the Main Jail have tested positive for COVID-19, nine have recovered and one has been released. The nine new positive inmates were tested as part of broad surveillance testing of over 450 inmates and found to be COVID-19 positive today. All nine inmates are being monitored by custody and medical staff regularly.

There are an additional 30 test results from surveillance tests that are pending.

Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office Main Jail COVID-19 Related Cases

 

Positive Upon Intake

Contracted Within Facility

Total Cases

Active Cases Medically Monitored/Treated

0

41

41

Recovered

2

26

28

Released from Custody

4

7

11

Deceased

1

0

1

TOTAL

7

74

81

 

Source: Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office
September 4, 2020

Nine additional inmates at the Main Jail have tested positive for COVID-19. Two of the inmates were exhibiting COVID-19 related symptoms on Tuesday were found to be COVID-19 positive yesterday. The additional 7 inmates were tested as part of sweeping testing of over 450 inmates and found to be COVID-19 positive today. All nine inmates are being monitored by custody and medical staff regularly.

There are an additional 290 test results from sweeping tests that are pending.

Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office Main Jail COVID-19 Related Cases

 

Positive Upon Intake

Contracted Within Facility

Total Cases

Active Cases Medically Monitored/Treated

0

42

42

Recovered

2

17

19

Released from Custody

4

6

10

Deceased

1

0

1

TOTAL

7

65

72

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