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Wednesday January 8th, 2014

Posted at 4:44pm

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The recent snow has kept Windsor Police very busy.

Police say that the statistics for January 7th, 2014, in the midst of the “Polar Vortex”, have revealed a significant increase in calls for service. On this day alone, Windsor Police handled 355 calls for service. The calls were varied and included 53 motor vehicle accidents, nine of which were personal injury, and 19 calls to assist motorists.

In comparison, police say that they handled 242 calls for service on January 7, 2013 and 255 calls for service on January 6, 2014.

Chief Al Frederick is commending the great work of his membership and the cooperation of the community. “There has obviously been a tremendous strain on our resources however, we have had an incredible response from our Patrol officers and Emergency 911 Communicators. I would also like to thank the community for their patience and cooperation during this time,” said Chief Frederick

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