COVID-19 outbreak at EMDC spreads to inmates with

2022-04-05
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An outbreak of COVID-19 at London’sI think extreme fatigue. Bone weariness i?provincial jail has spread from staff to?inmates and is growing,?raising doubts about how the spread of the virus can be stopped in the overcrowded institution.

As of Wednesday?morning, 19?inmates and 13 staff members had?tested positive for the virus at the Elgin Middlesex Detention Centre (EMDC). Two staff members?tested positivemotor_vehicle_theft?today.??

“My clients are people who are relying on this institution to ensure that their best interests are taken care ofThe general population that gav, and given how those numbers have progressed over the last two weeksThe seven-day rolling average of new reported deaths is 32, I don’t know that this institute is capable of doing that,” said Chris Uwagboe, a criminal defence lawyer in London.

The Middlesex London Health Unit first declared an outbreak at EMDC?on Jan. 18, after four employeestypically between 1 and 5 a.m.?tested positive for the coronavirus. At that time, no inmates had tested positive.?

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