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Coronavirus cases continue to rise among correctional officers

More positive cases of coronavirus have been reported at local state prisons, but only among correctional officers.

Posted: May 8, 2020 5:42 PM

MARCY, N.Y. – More positive cases of coronavirus have been reported at local state prisons, but only among correctional officers.

Midstate had the highest increase among officers, with the number more than doubling since last week.

Officials at the New York State Correctional Officers and Police Benevolent Association say th enumber of infected inmates remains the same as last week.

The total number of cases across all facilities is 56.

Below are the number of cases between officers and inmates at each prison:

Marcy Correctional Facility

  • Officers: 14
  • Inmates: 3
  • Total: 17

Midstate Correctional Facility

  • Officers: 18
  • Inmates: 17
  • Total: 35

Mohawk Correctional Facility

  • Officers: 1
  • Inmates: 3
  • Total: 4

New York Coronavirus Cases

County data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 447262

Reported Deaths: 33070
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Queens713927238
Kings665867312
Bronx524224939
Nassau459892199
Suffolk459152008
Westchester376721452
New York328923177
Richmond156661084
Rockland14698675
Orange11734498
Erie10833689
Monroe5839289
Dutchess5042153
Onondaga4158205
Albany2969134
Oneida2363123
Ulster223195
Niagara1703101
Putnam156763
Sullivan156548
Broome143769
Schenectady137248
Saratoga97617
Rensselaer89242
Columbia57937
Chautauqua5339
Madison48017
Ontario45235
Oswego4123
Tompkins3880
Warren35233
Steuben33942
Fulton33124
Orleans32254
Otsego3225
Greene31918
Herkimer31610
St. Lawrence3134
Genesee3095
Wayne3055
Chemung2943
Washington28714
Cattaraugus2486
Chenango2457
Tioga22125
Montgomery2194
Livingston1998
Cayuga1942
Jefferson1590
Clinton1545
Essex1540
Cortland1410
Wyoming1305
Delaware1294
Seneca1043
Allegany941
Schoharie830
Franklin630
Yates627
Lewis500
Schuyler330
Hamilton140
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