The Guam Police Department’s COVID-19 positive cases have increased with more trainees and personnel testing positive for the virus.
Police spokesman Sgt. Paul Tapao, in a release, stated the department became aware of four additional cases of GPD personnel testing positive for COVID on Wednesday.
Three are trainees from the 11th police training cycle and one is a civilian support employee assigned to GPD’s administrative services bureau.
“Of all personnel who tested positive for COVID-19, 11 trainees are in home isolation, two trainees are in the Government of Guam’s isolation facility, with the civilian employee in home isolation,” said Tapao.
GPD and Public Health are working on contact tracing to determine who has been in close contact or exposed to the confirmed cases.
To date, GPD has reported 36 confirmed cases of COVID-19 within their ranks.