JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. (KDVR) — A significant COVID-19 outbreak was reported at the Jefferson County Jail this week.
As of Thursday morning, the jail had 41 inmates with COVID-19, including one who has been hospitalized.
The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office said 12 staff members are out on COVID-19 protocols.
Here’s where results stand with the 12:
- 8 are positive
- 4 have pending results
The sheriff’s office said there are currently 901 inmates at the jail but people come in and out ever day and the number is always fluctuating.