A civilian staff member and two sworn officers of the Brea Authorities Department have actually contracted COVID-19 and are recovering in seclusion, authorities said Thursday, April 2.
Officers have actually been signing in on the three clients, who were at home and in great spirits, said police Lt. Tim Mercado. 2 were asymptomatic after evaluating favorable for coronavirus, Brea city authorities said in a news release. The 3rd was not checked, but has actually been clinically diagnosed.
All infected employees have actually been put into a compulsory two-week seclusion period, Brea authorities said. Some personnel who had actually touched with the recently diagnosed clients were being monitored.
Department authorities have actually reorganized personnel projects, moved briefings and other meetings out of confined spaces, encouraged hand cleaning and taken on a variety of other procedures to avoid the possible transmission of COVID-19 between officers, Mercado said. A customized cleansing business also has actually been hired to sanitize all police department facilities, Brea authorities said in their release.
The recently verified cases of coronavirus will not impact the department’s capability to serve the public, Mercado said. Officials have actually planned ahead to ensure that there will suffice personnel to sustain all police functions.