(WEST PARRY SOUND, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is confirming a uniform member has tested positive with COVID-19.
Following public health authorities’ advice, the member is in isolation and following recommended health protocols. We wish them a speedy recovery. Their family and colleagues are in our thoughts.
The OPP member works at the West Parry Sound Detachment in the OPP’s North East Region. The member’s name is being withheld to respect their privacy. The OPP was made aware of the respective diagnosis on April 10. It is important to note that the individual did not experience symptoms while at work.
The OPP remains committed to the health and safety of our members and will continue to make decisions that help us limit the spread of COVID-19 in the communities we serve.