The Hawaii Community Correctional Center (HCCC) reports 126 inmate test results received as part of the mass testing effort underway at the facility. Of that number, 37 were positive and 89 were negative. That brings the total active inmate cases to 136. Of the 39 staff test results received, one was positive and 38 were negative, bringing the total staff cases to 11.
COVID-19 testing is continuously being conducted statewide at all facilities. The Department of Public Safety (PSD) continues to encourage all staff and inmates to voluntarily get tested and receive the COVID vaccination.
For more information on PSD’s planning and response to COVID-19, inmate testing data, and information detailing the efforts made to safeguard the inmates, staff and public, visit: http://dps.hawaii.gov/blog/2020/03/17/coronavirus-covid-19-information-and-resources/.