SCSO reports 34 active COVID-19 cases among employees, detainees

SCSO reports 34 active COVID-19 cases among employees, detainees
Shelby County Jail (Source: WMC Action News 5)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Shelby County Sheriff’s Office reported a total of 34 active cases among their employees and detainees Friday.

There has been a total of 171 COVID-19 cases among employees and 241 among detainees since the start of the pandemic in their weekly update.

SCSO says 143 employees and 235 detainees have recovered from the virus; eight detainees are currently in isolation.

There are no virus-related hospitalizations at this time.

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