COVID-19 Jail, Community Programs & SFSO Staff Data

Jail Health Services (JHS), a section of the Department of Public Health, began providing COVID-19 testing in April 2020 to arrestees at jail intake.

In March 2021, JHS began offering COVID-19 vaccinations to people in custody under the City's expanded eligibility guidelines.

In this page:
COVID-19 in San Francisco County Custody
Total bookings since April 12, 2020
16,252
COVID tests
24,189
Total recorded positive cases
217
Number of COVID positive test results for custodies by month.
updated October 25, 2021
Total active COVID-19 cases in custody
3
Total recovered cases in custody
22
Current isolated cases
35
Current quarantined cases
113
Total number of active and recovered COVID cases currently in custody:
updated October 25, 2021
Total COVID-related jail releases
948
COVID-alternative housing placement
0
Weekly average in alternatives to incarceration
1,965
SFSO Staff COVID-19 Cases
Number of SFSO employees
1012
SFSO employee tests at City sites
7,664
Total positive results
131
Recovered employees returned to work
116