Federal Correctional Institution - Pekin

Federal Bureau of Prisons

Pekin's congressional delegation is calling on the federal Bureau of Prisons to test all staff and inmates at the Federal Correctional Institution after a COVID-19 outbreak was confirmed there last week.

The Federal Correctional Institution in Pekin
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Tazewell County is reporting a major COVID-19 outbreak at the Federal Correctional Institution in Pekin.