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Halifax Regional Police COVID-19 update
Halifax Regional Police is pleased to report that a negative COVID-19 test result has been confirmed for one of our officers whose close family member had contact with another individual who had tested positive for COVID-19. All necessary steps are being taken as per the direction of public health. All other employees who were sent home for self-isolation, pending the officer’s test results, will be returning to work.
We appreciate all the support and kind wishes we have had from community members. We continue to take every precaution necessary to protect our employees as well as the public from challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.