SACRAMENTO, Calif. —
Here you can get the latest information on COVID-19 in California and resources to be prepared and keep your family safe.
COVID-19 is from the coronavirus family, which includes the common cold but also more serious illnesses like SARS and MERS.
For most people, COVID-19 causes mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness and death.
Here are the latest coronavirus numbers, according to data from Johns Hopkins University:
969,469 confirmed cases
17,961 deaths related to the coronavirus
Below is KCRA 3’s latest coverage and information from health officials on how to stay safe.