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Governor Urges Citizens To Call Police on Neighbors Who Violate Lockdown Order

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Oregon Gov. Kate Brown is urging her state’s residents to call the police to report their neighbors for violating her strict coronavirus lockdown restrictions on Thanksgiving.

Brown, a Democrat, last week ordered a two-week “freeze” on many activities.

The Oregonian reported that Brown’s order, intended to curtail the spread of the coronavirus in the state, runs through Dec. 2.

The order closes dine-in seating at restaurants; shuts down gyms, museums and some outdoor facilities; and enacts capacity limits at stores.

In addition, Brown’s order tells Oregonians how many people they can have inside of their own homes.

On Friday, the governor asked her state’s residents to report their neighbors if they violate the mandate.

“This is no different than what happens if there’s a party down the street and it’s keeping everyone awake,” Brown told KGW-TV.

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