Fifty-seven Inmates Test Positive for COVID-19

November 20, 2020

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office

Jefferson County, CO. –The Jefferson County Detention Facility currently has 57 inmates and 13 staff members who have tested positive for COVID-19. A few inmates in general population modules recently began displaying symptoms and were immediately isolated. All inmates in the two affected modules have since been tested. Inmates who have tested positive are isolated and are frequently monitored by medical staff; most are asymptomatic. Inmates who tested negative have been moved to unaffected areas of the facility… Read more…