Ombudsman Report on Investigation of COVID Complaints at DOC

In Front Page News, Investigations, News by kate-omb

The Ombudsman has released the public summary of her investigation of two complaints received in the fall of 2020 about how the Department of Corrections (DOC) was screening and quarantining people at Lemon Creek Correctional Center. The Ombudsman investigated 4 allegations, and found 2 supported by the evidence. DOC resolved one allegation during the investigation, and the Ombudsman made an additional recommendation related to screening for symptoms of COVID-19.

Read the press release.

Read the report.