CONTRA COSTA COUNTY (CBS SF) — Officials in the East Bay are trying to contain COVID-19 outbreaks at multiple Contra Costa County jails, according to officials.
KPIX confirmed late Friday afternoon that the outbreak has impacted three Contra Costa detention facilities.READ MORE: UPDATE: Many in East Bay Still Without Power
County health services said 96 inmates and staff members have tested positive. The cases have been detected at the Martinez, Marsh Creek, and West County jails.READ MORE: Menlo Park Man Stabbed at Party
So far, none of the positive cases have been hospitalized.MORE NEWS: One Dead, Three Wounded In Early Sunday Morning Shooting In Oakland's Uptown Neighborhood
All COVID-positive inmates are being isolated from the general inmate population in an attempt to reduce the spread.