Marion Correctional Institution Staff Member Tests Positive for COVID-19

Posted on April 1, 2020

All units at the Marion Correctional Institution are in quarantine based on a staff member reporting a positive COVID-19 test.


According to information on the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections website, the quarantine affects 2538 people.


MCI is operating under modified movement and the population is being separated by unit along with other precautionary measures. 

Every inmate at the prison is monitored daily.


That includes their temperature taken along with a check for symptoms. 


Currently, there are no inmates symptomatic for COVID-19.

Current track