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Fighting Covid-19, police announce contingency measures

By Justice Kofi Bimpeh
Police officers
Police officers

The Ghana Police Service has announced some contingency measures in their work over the outbreak of Covid-19.

The Police Service in a statement said the contingency measures are taken in view of the latest information on the Covid-19 pandemic.

Ghana has recorded its 7th Covid-19 case, this was confirmed yesterday by the Ministry of Health website.

Responding to the latest development in the country with regards to Covid-19, the police administration has put contingency measures in place for strict compliance.

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They have set-up hotlines at the police hospital public health department for Police Officers to call in case of suspicion of covid-19.

The administration also urges the public to limit unofficial visits to Police Stations and offices and resort to electronic means of contact as much as possible.

The statement also assures the general public that officers will continue to carry out the duties of maintaining law and order, including preventing crimes, the arrest of offenders, investigation of criminal cases and attendant actions unabated.