The Commissioner of the Police Bureau, Henry Escalera, reported that he will be in quarantine after having contact with a person positive for Covid-19.
“Today, I was notified that a colleague from my close work team was diagnosed with Covid-19. Although we observe all the recommended prevention measures on a daily basis to avoid infections, we have activated the corresponding protocol for these cases ”, he reported.
“Following medical recommendations, I will be working remotely until the stipulated days for the molecular test are met. This same procedure will be followed by the rest of my work team, including civilian personnel who report to my office ”, he added.
The official indicated that he will remain isolated until he receives negative results and the approval of health professionals.
“The associate commissioner, Colonel Reinaldo Bermúdez, as well as the auxiliary commissioners and area commanders will continue to execute the different work plans established,” he concluded.