Oneida County Jail suspends inmate visitation to prevent coronavirus outbreak

Oneida County Sheriff Robert Maciol says inmate visitation at the Oneida County Jail will be suspended until further notice to prevent potential spread of coronavirus.

Posted: Mar 12, 2020 4:59 PM

ORISKANY, N.Y. – Oneida County Sheriff Robert Maciol says inmate visitation at the Oneida County Jail will be suspended until further notice to prevent potential spread of coronavirus.

Video visitation services will still be available.

Maciol says the decision to stop visitation was made as a precaution to keep inmates and staff safe as health officials monitor coronavirus cases across the state.

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