They’re here, but they’re not a huge threat: Learn what to do if you see a coyote in Rochester

Rochester Chief of Police Steve Schettenhelm sent out a fact sheet earlier today with details on how to identify coyotes and what to do if you spot one in your neighborhood. The notice comes after a seasonal increase in phone calls alerting the station that the furry residents have been trotting around Rochester. While the calls are few, “not every day or anything like that,” Schettenhelm says, most coyotes have been found roaming on the east side of Rochester, in the neighborhoods near … [Read more...]