PSD News Release: Department of Public Safety COVID-19 update

Posted on Oct 29, 2021 in Latest News, Newsroom

HONOLULU – COVID-19 testing is continuously being conducted in the state prisons and jails as well as in the contracted Saguaro Correctional Center in Eloy, AZ. The latest testing updates received for other correctional facilities are as follows:

Hawaii Community Correctional Center – One (1) employee has recovered. The facility is clear of all active COVID-19 cases.

Halawa Correctional Facility – Two (2) negative inmate test results. (4) inmates have recovered, bringing the total active inmate cases down to five (5).  

Women’s Community Correctional Center – Four (4) negative inmate test results.

Kauai Community Correctional Center – Three (3) negative inmate test results.

For more detailed inmate testing data, PSD’s Pandemic Plan and information on response 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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