Red Oak Police Public/Purchase Exchange site

This sign identifies the Red Oak Police Department's Public/Purchase Exchange location outside the Montgomery County Law Enforcement Center in the 400 block of 1st Street.

(Red Oak) -- Red Oak authorities have set a location for specific public business outside the Montgomery County Law Enforcement Center.

Red Oak Police announce that a Purchase/Public Exchange location has been formally recognized, and is located in the 400 block of North 1st Street. Parking spaces for the spot will be on the west side of the street. Police say this location should be used by those individuals who are purchasing, selling or trading items online, and are meeting an unknown person for their transaction, or meeting for family or child custody exchanges.

The location chosen has 24-hour video surveillance, but not 24-hour monitoring. Questions may be directed to Police Chief Justin Rhamy at 712-623-6500.