(KITV) Department of Public Safety starts statewide mass COVID-19 testing

(SOURCE: KITV)

Staff at the Halawa Correctional Facility are also being tested this week.

The Department of Public Safety started statewide mass testing at jails on Monday.

Starting with the staff at Kaua’i Community Correctional Center all 53 tests came back negative.

Staff at the Halawa Correctional Facility are also being tested this week.

So far 455 inmates and staff members at correctional facilities across the state have tested positive for COVID-19 and 65 of those cases remain active.   

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s