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Courthouse security gets upgrade

LAWTON, Okla._Comanche County Commissioners accepted a bid Monday that will play a vital role in upgrading the courthouse's security.

The courthouse will now be getting upgrades to its security camera system and a new exterior door. When the new door is installed, public access to the courthouse will only be available through the west door.

The courthouse has been undergoing new security upgrades for about a year.

County Commissioner Johnny Owens hopes to have all the new security measures, including a metal detector, in place by the end of the year.

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