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OC Jail Covid

A judge ordered the sheriff of Orange County, California, to reduce the jail population by 50% to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 disease.

SANTA ANA, Calif. — An Orange County Superior Court judge ordered the sheriff there to reduce the jail population by 50% to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 disease.

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