LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Three staff members with the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services have tested positive for COVID-19.
The agency says in a news release Saturday that two are employed at the Nebraska State Penitentiary and one is employed at the Diagnostic and Evaluation Center.
All three staff members are self-isolating at home.
The latest cases bring to 170 the number of correctional department employees who have been diagnosed with COVID-19. The department said 126 of them have recovered.