JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) – The Jamestown Police Department has announced new protocols intended to limit exposure to COVID-19.
Effective immediately, calls to dispatch or the command center will be screened by the call taker and asked health-related questions.
Non-emergency calls that can be handled over the phone will be handled over the phone. If an officer needs to respond to a scene, that officer will follow the social distance rule.
Everyone is encouraged to call first before coming to the police reception area.
There will be no change to in-progress or emergency response calls.