Santa Barbara, Calif. – Nine additional inmates at the Main Jail have tested positive for COVID-19, nine have recovered and one has been released. The nine new positive inmates were tested as part of broad surveillance testing of over 450 inmates and found to be COVID-19 positive today (9/4/20). All nine inmates are being monitored by custody and medical staff regularly.
There are an additional 30 test results from surveillance tests that are pending.
|Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office Main Jail COVID-19 Related Cases|
|Positive Upon Intake||Contracted Within Facility||Total Cases|
|Active Cases Medically Monitored/ Treated||0||41||41|
|Released from Custody||4||7||11|