In response to the Coronavirus-COVID-19 pandemic and the recommendations of the Center for Disease Control and the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, the Brentwood Police Department will be limiting exposure to the general public and responding to emergency calls only. This includes the closing of the police department’s public lobby. We will continue to provide service when necessary via phone or internet communication with non-emergency calls for service. Our goal is to keep the public safe within our duties and responsibilities and to keep all Brentwood Police Department officers and employees safe and healthy during this unprecedented time. If you have any questions about non-emergency police response, please call the police department at;
ALWAYS CALL 9-1-1 IF THERE IS A LIFE-THREATENING EMERGENCY
The Brentwood Police Department is actively engaged and continuously monitoring the progress of COVID-19. We are working closely with our partner agencies at the local, state, and federal level to take the necessary precautions as suggested by the latest and ever-changing guidance provided by the Center for Disease Control and NH Dept. of Health and Human Services to reduce the transmission of the Coronavirus. The Brentwood Police Department will continue to keep you informed as the situation changes, understanding the current Coronavirus situation is fluid, ever changing, and constantly evolving.
We encourage residents to practice social distancing, frequent handwashing, and limited gatherings to no more than 10 individuals per the latest CDC recommendation. Please be vigilant in staying home if you are showing symptoms of sickness such as cough, fever, or flu like symptoms.
The following are steps the public can take to help prevent the transmission of COVID-190, as well as influenza and other respiratory illness, in general:
People who develop symptoms of fever, cough or shortness of breath should seek healthcare advice by phone from either the NH Division of Public Health and Human Services at 603-271-4496 or call your primary care physicians office for guidance.
For ongoing updates and information:
Brentwood Police Department website: www.brentwoodpd.org or the Brentwood Police Department’s Facebook page.
Town of Brentwood website: www.brentwoodnh.gov
NHDPHHS website: https://www.nh.gov/covid19/
U.S. CDC website: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
ALWAYS CALL 9-1-1- IF THERE IS A LIFE-THREATENING EMERGENCY
Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.
Chief Ellen M. Arcieri
Brentwood Police Department