Police officers to station outside hospitals

Police officers to station outside hospitals
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – Louisville Metro Police Department officers will be among law enforcement stationed outside of hospitals in Jefferson County.

A statement from Mayor Greg Fischer’s Director of Communication Jean Porter said in part: “Governor Beshear earlier this week asked law enforcement and the National Guard in the state to have a presence at hospitals across the state, in preparation for them to get busier in coming days”

The officers will begin stationing outside hospitals on Wednesday.

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