Two officers with the Winnipeg Police Service have tested positive for COVID-19.
Both work in Central Division, based out of the downtown headquarters on Smith Street, and were on shifts from Oct. 16-20, according to a news release.
Anyone identified as a close contact will be contacted by public health officials and provided instructions on next steps.
The Winnipeg Police Service has implemented numerous safety precautions, including physical barriers, increased hand-washing stations and requiring that officers wear masks when interacting with the public when possible, the news release said.
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