Three new cases reported: Eight active, 2,073 recovered

As of the 4:45 p.m. Wednesday, May 5 update, there are eight active COVID-19 community cases, 2,073 recovered, no current hospitalizations and there have been 22 deaths: A total of 2,103 community cases — an increase of three new cases.
Additionally, there have been 6,691 vaccines administered by Lassen County Public Health. This does not reflect the vaccines provided by other organizations in the area.

At the local correctional institutions, Lassen Cares reports there are 0 active cases, 2,024 recovered and two deaths at High Desert State Prison. Additionally, 0 active cases and 1,332 recovered cases at CCC, and 0 active and 235 recovered at FCI Herlong.

Positive correctional staff tests, if they live in Lassen County, are included in the community cases. As of the April 30 update, according to the CDCR COVID-19 tracker, at CCC there is currently one active staff case, and eight active staff cases at HDSP.