The Monterey County Health Department put out a bulletin that there were a massive 3,304 new cases reported yesterday, bringing the total to 22,255 cases, a jump of 17% over yesterday’s count. There was a report on twitter than the jump in the cases in Monterey and the rest of California was due to processing backlogs, with about half of the new cases from California State Prisons. Nationwide, the number of new cases rose by 238,189 to 17.734 million while deaths rose by 2,384 to 312,573. In California, the number of new cases rose by 42,775 to 1.783 million while deaths rose by 227 to 22,221. These numbers are not good, please stay at home as much as possible.