PDS NEWS RELEASE: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY COVID-19 UPDATE

Posted on Jun 30, 2021 in Latest News, Newsroom

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Community Correctional Center (HCCC) received two negative inmate test results today. HCCC also reported one inmate recovery, bringing the total active inmate cases down to just two.

COVID-19 testing is continuously being conducted statewide at all facilities. The latest inmate testing results received for other facilities are as follows:

Oahu Community Correctional Center – 21 negative inmate test results

Women’s Community Correctional Center – 2 negative inmate test results

The Department of Public Safety (PSD) continues to encourage all staff and inmates to voluntarily get tested and receive the COVID vaccination.

For PSD’s Pandemic Plan and 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 the dedicated COVID-19 webpage at: http://dps.hawaii.gov/blog/2020/03/17/coronavirus-covid-19-information-and-resources/.

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