The police and public order

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Yes, the police will come to help you if your life, health or property is at risk. When calling the emergency number, you should let the first responders know if you, or any member of your family has been infected with the coronavirus, so that the police will know to take this into account.

Last updated: 01.05.2020 14:32

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We advise you to be vigilant and not to come across suspicious offers. If the scam has not yet been committed, send a report of the facts to info@politsei.ee. If the fraud has already taken place, a police statement needs to be filled out: https://www2.politsei.ee/en/.

Last updated: 25.03.2020 13:16

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The Health Board is not planning to pay any home visits at the moment. Furthermore, each official must show his/her certificate of employment on request. In case of doubt, you should call the Emergency Response Centre at 112 or its hotline at 1247.

Last updated: 01.04.2020 18:34

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Police officers are provided with the necessary personal protective equipment: rubber gloves and protective masks, as well as disinfectants. When a police officer comes into contact with a person showing some signs of illness, the latter, i.e. the person with signs of illness, is given a protective mask to prevent the further spread of infection.

Last updated: 01.04.2020 18:30

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If you are ill, make sure you tell the alert centre when calling 112. In addition to rescuers, an ambulance will be sent to you. We will certainly provide assistance to all those in need.

Last updated: 27.08.2020 12:24

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Every rescue car has protective masks, rubber gloves and disinfectants. Vehicles and rescue equipment are being cleaned regularly. All rescuers have received instructions on how to avoid the risk of infection, how to act on the scene, and what tools to use.

Last updated: 27.08.2020 12:28

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In North and East Regions, the Rescue Board has temporarily suspended all home councelling visits.

During home counselling all hygiene rules and distance maintenance rules will be observed, and a person has always the right to refuse home counselling.

Last updated: 01.10.2020 09:37

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Companies are obligated to see to it that neither employees nor clients have symptoms of illness. If a person refuses to leave, call security or the police.

Last updated: 13.04.2020 12:29

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The restrictions on the night-time sale of alcohol all around Estonia will come into action on the night from 24 to 25 September from 00.00 to 10.00. The restrictions apply to all places where alcohol is being sold for consumption on the spot - for example bars, hightclubs, restaurants, theatre cafes, cinema bars, concert halls, hotels and other places. The restrictions will currently be valid until 24 October, one week before this date the government will decide if there is the need for extending the period of restrictions.

Last updated: 24.09.2020 16:49

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Supervision over the national night-time alcohol sales restriction is carried out by the local government.

Last updated: 01.10.2020 09:36

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More information about the coronavirus and restrictions related to it is available calling 1247 (from abroad +372 600 1247).