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KDPS officer tests positive for COVID-19

KDPS looking for more officers
Posted at 4:16 PM, Mar 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-26 16:16:34-04

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — A Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety officer has tested positive for COVID-19.

KDPS said the positive test came after an off-duty exposure. The officer is currently off work and recovering at home.

The officer's identity wasn't released.

KDPS says the department has been diligent in planning for COVID-19 cases involving its first responders and had a plan in place that meets state protocols.