Scottsdale Police Department

A Scottsdale police dispatcher was diagnosed with coronavirus.

SCOTTSDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS5) -- Scottsdale police say one of its dispatchers has tested positive for the coronavirus. The police department confirmed the diagnosis Tuesday evening.

As part of the department's COVID-19 response plan, the communications unit is being moved to a secondary location within the department. Police say the dispatch center will then receive a “deep-cleaning.”

Dispatch operations will then return to the original location after the cleaning has taken place. 

Police assure the public that this will not cause any disruption of services.


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