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Cook County Sheriff’s Press Office

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Update on COVID-19 Cases at Cook County Jail

February 26, 2021

At a time when jails and prison across the nation are still dealing with massive outbreaks of COVID-19, the Cook County Department of Corrections (CCDOC), with a population of over 5,400 detainees, had a total of 13 detainees positive for COVID-19 this morning. Three of thos... [Read More]