Two Dodge County Prisons Record First Covid-19 Cases Among Inmates

(Waupun) Two Dodge County prisons have recorded their first COVID-19 cases, according to the Wisconsin Department of Corrections. Over the last week, three inmates at Fox Lake Correctional and one inmate at John C. Burke Correctional have tested positive. The Fox Lake facility has had 15 employees confirmed to have coronavirus while John Burke has had two. Dodge Correctional has had 237 inmates test positive with 63 active cases; 174 have recovered. Forty-seven staff members at the facility have had the virus. At nearby Waupun Correctional, there are currently 15 active cases among inmates while 228 have recovered; over 200 of those cases were reported in early June. The prison has had 35 employees test positive.