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

Posted on Nov 16, 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:

Oahu Community Correctional Center – 38 negative inmate results.

Waiawa Correctional Facility – 35 negative inmate results.

Hawaii Community Correctional Center – 20 negative inmate test results.

Kulani Correctional Facility – 10 negative inmate test results.

Kauai Community Correctional Center – Two (2) negative inmate test results.

In addition, one (1) previously reported positive administrative employee has recovered and returned to work.

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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