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Sheriff’s Main Jail Clear of Active COVID Cases

Santa Barbara, Calif. – The Sheriff’s Main Jail has cleared all of the active COVID-19 cases, while one additional Custody Deputy has been found to be COVID-19 positive. This brings the total number of Sheriff’s employees who have tested positive for COVID-19 to 116, with 113 having recovered and returned to work.

All of the COVID-19 cases at the Main Jail have been cleared and there are currently are no COVID-19 positive inmates being monitored (see related chart below).

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 0 0
Recovered 16 157 173
Released from Custody 22 17 39
Deceased 1 0 1
TOTAL 39 174 213


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