Over Two Dozen Dubuque County Inmates Test Positive for COVID-19

Four more Dubuque County Jail inmates have tested positive for COVID-19.

The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office announced on Tuesday that 24 inmates tested positive, with four more testing positive on Wednesday, bringing the total to 28.

No staff members have tested positive from this recent batch of tests.

The affected inmates are being placed in medical segregation and will be tended to by jail nursing staff.