COVID-19/Coronavirus Updates

COVID-19/Coronavirus Updates

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COVID-19/Coronavirus Updates

September 19, 2020

Current active COVID-19 cases include 702 offenders and 102 VADOC staff members. Visitation and volunteer activities at all VADOC facilities are cancelled until further notice. For updated, recorded information, please call 804-887-8484. Latest Update: Virginia Correctional Enterprises manufactures both utility face masks and cleaning supplies approved by the EPA for use in combating the coronavirus, so there is no shortage of either in the facilities.

Information Updates

Download the Virginia Department of Corrections COVID-19 Early Release Plans:

Download the Virginia Department of Corrections Reentry Resource Packet (PDF).

Updates can be found on this page or by calling our information line, 804-887-8484. 

If you have questions or concerns, please contact us via email at COVID19Inquiries@vadoc.virginia.gov.

Visitation and volunteer activities remain cancelled until further notice.

Total Case NumbersUpdated daily at 5:00 pm

Offender Totals

3536 Total positive cases to date

702 Active cases on-site

23 Active cases in hospitals

23 COVID-19 positive deaths

Staff Totals

102 Active cases

1 COVID-19 positive deaths

Cases by LocationUpdated daily at 5:00 pm

Location Offenders on‑site Offenders in hospitals Death of COVID‑19 positive offender Total positive offendersonsite + hospital + deaths + releases + recovered + transfers in - transfers out Staff active cases including
employees & contractors
Appalachian Men’s CCAP 0 0 0 0 0
Augusta Correctional Center 0 0 0 0 1
Baskerville Correctional Center 0 0 0 162 4
Bland Correctional Center 0 0 0 0 0
Brunswick CCAP 0 0 0 0 0
Buckingham Correctional Center 0 0 4 165 1
Caroline Correctional Unit 0 0 0 0 0
Central Virginia Correctional Unit #13 0 0 0 57 0
Chesterfield Women’s CCAP 0 0 0 0 0
Coffeewood Correctional Center 0 0 0 2 1
Cold Springs CCAP 0 0 0 0 0
Cold Springs Correctional Unit #10 0 0 0 0 1
Deerfield Correctional Center (includes Deerfield Work Centers) 465 21 9 725 35
Dillwyn Correctional Center 0 0 2 347 1
Fluvanna Correctional Center for Women 115 2 0 165 10
Green Rock Correctional Center 0 0 0 96 0
Greensville Correctional Center (includes Greensville Work Center) 1 0 2 656 13
Halifax Correctional Unit 0 0 0 0 0
Harrisonburg Men’s CCAP 0 0 0 26 1
Haynesville Correctional Center 0 0 1 256 0
Haynesville Correctional Unit #17 0 0 0 1 0
Indian Creek Correctional Center 0 0 0 54 0
Keen Mountain Correctional Center 0 0 0 9 1
Lawrenceville Correctional Center 1 0 1 94 2
Lunenburg Correctional Center 0 0 0 3 2
Marion Correctional Treatment Center 0 0 0 1 0
Nottoway Correctional Center (includes Nottoway Work Center) 0 0 0 1 3
Patrick Henry Correctional Unit 0 0 0 0 0
Pocahontas State Correctional Center 0 0 0 0 0
Red Onion State Prison 0 0 0 20 3
River North Correctional Center 0 0 0 0 1
Rustburg Correctional Unit 0 0 0 0 0
St. Brides Correctional Center 0 0 0 315 2
Stafford Men’s CCAP 0 0 0 1 0
State Farm Correctional Complex 0 0 2 162 2
Sussex I State Prison 97 0 0 99 12
Sussex II State Prison 0 0 1 73 3
Virginia Correctional Center for Women (includes State Farm Work Center) 0 0 1 46 2
Wallens Ridge State Prison 0 0 0 0 1
Wise Correctional Unit 0 0 0 0 0
Probation & Parole — Eastern Region n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
Probation & Parole — Central Region n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
Probation & Parole — Western Region n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
Administration & Operations n/a n/a n/a n/a 0

 

Early ReleaseUpdated daily at 5:00 pm

As of September 18, 2020, pursuant to the legislative authority granted to the Director of Corrections through Governor Northam's executive amendments to House Bill 29 and House Bill 30, the following numbers of offenders have been released.

Virginia DOC Facilities 551

Institutional Hospitals 1

State Responsible in Local Jails 252

Testing and Screening

COVID-19 Research Resources

Visitation and Telephone Communication

Sanitation and Personal Protective Equipment

Facility Staffing

Offender Transportation, Intake, and Management

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