Officials in Atlantic County reported only 12 new positive cases of COVID-19 on Thursday.

The small number of new positives comes as other parts of the country are seeing spikes in cases.

Today's new cases were between five men (ages 21 to 72) and seven women (ages 18 to 68).

No new deaths related to the virus were reported today.

To date, Atlantic County has confirmed 2,853 cases of COVID-19 with 195 deaths and 1,398 residents cleared as recovered.

Atlantic County will continue to provide testing by appointment for symptomatic county residents with a doctor’s prescription on Tuesday, June 30th, at the public works facility on Route 9 in Northfield. Visit the county's website for a full list of qualitifcations and to make an appointment.

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