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GHURA Police in Neighborhoods hits roadblock

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 by Krystal Paco

Guam - The Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority is still trying to square away the memorandum of understanding which would allow Guam Police officers to reside in four GHURA neighborhoods.

Director Michael Duenas said, "Biggest stumbling block is questions of workers compensation we're not looking at the police officers as being employees of the authority we are looking at police officers who just happen to live in our neighborhoods and exercising their responsibilities and duties as police officers."

As we reported policed officers and CAPE officers would be allowed to live in the GHURA neighborhoods for little to no rent in exchange for their services to help reduce crime in these areas. 

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