Jun 29, 2020 3:40 PM

Jail lobby closed to public after positive COVID-19 test

Posted Jun 29, 2020 3:40 PM

A female inmate awaiting transport to the Kansas Department of Corrections has tested positive for COVID-19.

This inmate is asymptomatic and had been housed in general population since early June.

The Sheriff’s office is working with the Saline County Health Department and Kansas Department of Health and Environment in this matter.

Until further notice, the sheriff's office is suspending fingerprinting and outside activities involving traffic into the jail, and the jail lobby is closed.

Video visitation is still available from home at https://securustech.net/video-products/videovisitation/index.html. If you have questions about video visitation, please contact Securus customer service at 1-800-844-6591.

Deposits can be made to an inmate's account online at https://www.accesscorrections.com/#/. If you have questions concerning making a deposit on an inmate account, please contact 1-866-345-1884.

Arrangements for bonding will be by appointment only by calling the Jail. (785) 826-6503.