PSD NEWS RELEASE: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY COVID-19 UPDATEPosted on Jul 27, 2021 in Latest Department News, Newsroom
HONOLULU – COVID-19 testing is continuously being conducted statewide at all facilities. Maui Community Correctional Center (MCCC) reports three new positive staff case. The Department of Health is conducting contact tracing.
The latest testing updates received for other facilities are as follows:
Oahu Community Correctional Center – 57 negative inmate test results
Halawa Correctional Facility – 7 negative inmate test results
Hawaii Community Correctional Center – 6 negative inmate test results
Women’s Community Correctional Center – 4 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/.