You have permission to edit this article.
Edit
2 Santa Barbara County sheriff's employees, 1 inmate test positive for COVID-19
alert

2 Santa Barbara County sheriff's employees, 1 inmate test positive for COVID-19

Two Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office employees, including a patrol deputy, and one inmate have tested positive for COVID-19, according to a spokeswoman on Wednesday. 

The total number of Sheriff's Office employees who have tested positive for the coronavirus since March 2020 is 105, with 89 having recovered and returned to work, said spokeswoman Raquel Zick. 

The inmate recently tested positive for the coronavirus during the intake screening process and has since been released. 

The total number of inmates at the Main Jail who have tested positive for the coronavirus since March 2020 is 161, including one inmate who died from the disease, according to Zick. 

Concerned about COVID-19?

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

Most Popular

  • Updated

The following is taken from the Lompoc Police Department's calls-for-service log and the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office daily arrest log. Those appearing as "arrested" are only suspected of the crime indicated but are presumed innocent.

  • Updated

The following is taken from the Santa Maria Police Department's calls-for-service log and the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office daily arrest log. Those appearing as "arrested" are only suspected of the crime indicated but are presumed innocent.

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

News Alert

Breaking News