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.

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COVID-19 in San Francisco County Custody
Total bookings since April 12, 2020
27,774
COVID tests
45,090
Total recorded positive cases
648
Number of COVID positive test results for custodies by month.
updated December 2, 2022
Total active COVID-19 cases in custody
5
Total recovered cases in custody
86
Current isolated cases
19
Current quarantined cases
n/a
Total number of active and recovered COVID cases currently in custody:
updated December 2, 2022
Total COVID-related jail releases
n/a
COVID-alternative housing placement
0
Weekly average in alternatives to incarceration
2,121
SFSO Staff COVID-19 Cases
Number of SFSO employees
955
SFSO employee tests at City sites
9,849
Total positive results
599
Recovered employees returned to work
589