Operational Changes at Curry County Adult and Juvenile Detention Center (CCADC and CCJDC) for Prevention of COVID-19
|Curry County Manager’s Office
417 Gidding Street, Suite 100
Clovis, NM 88101
For Immediate Release on: March 15, 2020
Operational Changes at Curry County Adult and Juvenile
Given the risks associated with the spread of COVID-19, the Curry County Adult and Juvenile Detention Center has activated to modify operations at our facilities. “We take our responsibility to protect staff, detainees, very seriously, and are taking actions based on our desire to prevent them from being in harms’ way as a result of COVID-19,” said Curry County Detention Center Administrator Mark Gallegos. “Anytime we make these types of changes and enhancements to detention operations, we are acutely aware of the impact it has on those who work and live in our detention center as well as their loved ones, and we do our best to lessen the impact as much as possible”. At this time, in order to best protect Curry County Detention Center, effective immediately the Curry County Detention Center will:
As a result to maintain good housekeeping standards, the Curry County Adult and Juvenile Detention Center staff will continue to clean and sanitize all detainee living areas as well as work stations for our employees. Lastly, we will continue to educate both staff and detainees on the COVID- 19 Virus on all precautionary measures as new information has been obtained.