85 IDOC Deaths Of Inmates With COVID-19 Since Pandemic Began

Illinois Department of Corrections officials say a total of 85 inmates in the system with COVID-19 have died since the pandemic began. Officials released the new total yesterday. The most recent death of an inmate with COVID-19 was reported at Graham Correctional Center in Hillsboro on January 27th. One IDOC employee COVID-19 death has also been reported.