OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NCDS) Director Scott R. Frakes announced 15 cases of COVID-19 among staff members for a total of 424 to date.
The infected staff members are employed at:
- Tecumseh State Correctional Institution - 11
- Omaha Correctional Center - 2
- Diagnostic and Evaluation Center - 1
- Nebraska Correctional Youth Facility 1
All the employees are self-isolating at home and notifications will be given to those who live and work in close-contact situations where they’re employed.
NCDS said 377 of the 424 who have been infected have recovered.