SCSO reports 62 active COVID-19 cases among detainees, employees

SCSO reports 62 active COVID-19 cases among detainees, employees
Shelby County Jail (Source: WMC)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office has had a total of 184 COVID-19 cases among detainees and 126 cases among employees since the pandemic started.

According to SCSO, 171 inmates and 77 employees have recovered. That leaves 13 active cases among detainees and 49 among employees.

SCSO says those 13 detainees are isolated at this time and there are no current hospitalizations.

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