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

Posted on Aug 9, 2021 in Latest News, Newsroom

HONOLULU – COVID-19 testing is continuously being conducted statewide at all facilities. The Halawa Correctional Facility reports two positive staff test results.

The latest testing updates received are as follows:

Women’s Community Correctional Center – 6 negative inmate test results

Maui Community Correctional Center – 2 negative inmate test results

Kauai Community Correctional Center – 1 negative inmate test result

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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