Santa Barbara, Calif. – Nine additional inmates at the Main Jail have tested positive for COVID-19. Two of the inmates were exhibiting COVID-19 related symptoms on Tuesday were found to be COVID-19 positive yesterday. The additional 7 inmates were tested as part of sweeping testing of over 450 inmates and found to be COVID-19 positive today (9/3/20). All nine inmates are being monitored by custody and medical staff regularly.
There are an additional 290 test results from sweeping 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||42||42|
|Released from Custody||4||6||10|