Law enforcement prepared for potential protests this week in Olympia


This is komo news. Kim malcolm in seattle law enforcement says they're prepared for any potential demonstrations in olympia this weekend. No matter what we're going to have the personnel on hand working along with the national guard is here to assist trooper. Chelsea hodgson with washington state patrol says. They're aware of general threats to the capital but they are not monitoring any specific groups. The biggest thing is the safety of folks that are working on the capitol campus and ensuring that the democratic process is to continue moving forward governor. Jay inslee deployed over seven hundred national guard troops to the capital. This week. A small rally on monday led to two arrests. Hodgson says law enforcement will remain at the capital through next week's inauguration day.

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