Dothan police department adds officers to ensure safety

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DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Dothan Police Department increased patrol units to ensure safety in the Wiregrass. 

Dothan Police Department has added additional officers to do crime suppression in problematic areas. A special task force was created to keep the crime down. Investigator Terry Nelson told us they are gearing up and preparing in case of any violent acts.

“When we first started to put additional officers on the street the arrests were very high, but as the weeks have progressed they have gone down tremendously,” Nelson said. 

Nelson advises if you see something suspicious, don’t hesitate to call the Dothan Police Department.

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