Portland police offering safe location to exchange goods purchased online

Portland Police

PORTLAND, Tenn. (WKRN) –The Portland Police Department now has two designated areas for safe¬†exchange of goods purchased or sold online.

Police warn consumers that if a buyer is unwilling to meet at a police station, it should be a red flag.

The designated areas are marked at the front entrance of the department’s parking lot.

It’s a well-lighted area under video surveillance.