No more COVID-19 cases at BJMP-6

first_imgThe inmates’ daily visitation privilege – including conjugal visits – has been suspended indefinitely, said Peremne. “Finally, we can concentrate on our work. We have so many paperwork to do, among others,” said Peremne. * 31-year-old male from Zarraga, Iloilo (Patient No. 59). “We ask for understanding. Anyway the inmates are allowed to make videos call to their families,” Peremne added. According to Peremne, the jail visitor ban is nationwide in scope. People can catch COVID-19 from others who have the virus. The disease can spread from person to person through small droplets from the nose or mouth which are spread when a person with COVID-19 coughs or exhales. The three other BJMP personnel who recovered from COVID-19 were the following: He also reiterated, “We still do not allow visitors to enter any jail facility. We have to avoid close contact from people outside. Mabudlay na basi magpareho kita sa Cebu City. Amo na nalikawan naton nga matabo.” * 25-year-old female from Lapuz, Iloilo City (Patient No. 106) Visitors were temporarily banned from jails across Western Visayas as early as March as a precautionary measure against the spread of COVID-19. BJMP, an attached agency of the Department of Interior and Local Government, supervises the administration and operation of all district, city and municipal jails.center_img * 23-year-old-male from Banate, Iloilo (Patient No. 100) and Western Visayas has 38 jail facilities housing a total of 8,200 inmates./PN Peremne said BJMP-6 again reminded all its personnel to be extra careful. ILOILO City – The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) Region 6 is now free from the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), according to Jail Superintendent Gilbert Peremne, deputy regional director for administration. Thus, according to Peremne, BJMP-6 operation is back to normal. The four BJMP-6 personnel who tested positive for the disease have all recovered and all their close contacts tested negative for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, he said. The suspension was ordered by the BJMP national headquarters. The last BJMP personnel to be cleared was a 52-year-old male from La Paz district. He was initially referred to the Western Visayas Medical Center. When his 14-day quarantine ended, he was subjected to reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) test and the result was negative for COVID-19, said Peremne.last_img read more

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USC Security Roundup

first_imgThe following incidents were reported in the USC Dept. of Public Safety incident report summary between Friday, March 6, and Saturday, March 7. Crimes against a personat 11:57 a.m.  on March 6, a student reported that her boyfriend would not give her the keys to her apartment at 1237 Adams Blvd. Neither of the subjects could be located when officers responded at the scene.at 5:58 p.m.  on March 6, a juvenile reported that he was kicked and punched multiple times by four subjects that he had been playing soccer with at Brittingham Intramural Field.at 6:36 p.m.  on March 6, a student reported that she was battered by her estranged husband outside the USC area, and he was later arrested.Crimes against propertyat 1:14 p.m. on March 6, a suspect removed a bicycle at H. Leslie Hoffman Hall of Business Administration.at 3:43 p.m. on March 6, a suspect removed a bicycle at John Stauffer Science Lecture Hall.at 5:16 p.m. on March 6, a suspect removed a bicycle at 34th Street and Trousdale Parkway.at 7:22 p.m. on March 6, a vending machine display window was shattered through unknown means at Seaver Science Library.at 11:19 p.m. on March 6,  a suspect removed a student’s vehicle at Regal Trojan Arms.at 2:20 a.m. on March 7, a vehicle belonging to a male not affiliated with the university was damaged when it was struck by a bottle thrown from the Sigma Nu fraternity house.Miscellaneous incidentsat 10:51 a.m. on March 6, a suspect who was reported to have been brandishing a handgun at the Physical Education Building was found in possession of a toy gun and was issued a University “stay away” letter.at 1:50 p.m. on March 6, a female not affiliated with the university suffered an anxiety attack at Keck Hospital of USC and was transported to a local hospital for medical treatment.at 2:19 p.m. on March 6, a student was transported from Chez Ronnee to the Student Health Center for medical treatment after cutting his finger.at 2:43 p.m. on March 6, a student was transported to the Student Health Center from Bridge Memorial Hall for medical treatment after suffering an adverse reaction to medication she had taken.at 10:59 p.m. on March 6, unreported damage to the rear door of a university vehicle was discovered at Parking Structure A.at 11:43 p.m. on March 6, a male and a female not affiliated with the university were involved in a verbal dispute at Town & Gown, and the male was subsequently transported to a local hospital for a psychiatric evaluation.at 1:41 a.m. on March 7, an unidentified female was transported to a local hospital from Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity house following an alcohol overdose.at 2:45 a.m. on March 7, a student was transported to a local hospital from Pi Beta Phi sorority house following an alcohol overdose.at 5:16 a.m. on March 7, a wallet was found at 34th Street and Trousdale Parkway and was later turned into the DPS Lost & Found.at 7:19 a.m. on March 7, a contractor reported a University key missing at Henry Salvatori Computer Science Center.at 10:17 a.m. on March 7, a student was transported from the Physical Education Building to the Student Health Center for medical treatment after injuring his knee.last_img read more

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