SAN QUENTIN (CBS SF) — An out-of-control COVID-19 outbreak at San Quentin State Prison grew to 1,100 confirmed cases among inmates and staff members Monday with seriously ill convicts being transferred to ICU units across the San Francisco Bay Area.

According to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s web site, there were 1,011 active cases Monday morning among the 3,776 inmates housed at the facility.

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  1. Robin Robinson says:

    Unfortunately my nephew is currently incarcerated at Avalon state prison he contracted the virus theres been three deaths in just one dorm they have at least 1000 cases they made my nephew walk a quarter of a mile twice a day he was so ill i was extremely worried he is a non violent offender if you really want to report the truth the prison system is doing a horrible job investigate plz they need help

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