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.