Daily Beast: Italy to Recruit 60,000 ‘Social Distancing Enforcers’ to Help Stem Second COVID Wave

Daily Beast: Italy to Recruit 60,000 ‘Social Distancing Enforcers’ to Help Stem Second COVID Wave. “Italian authorities plan to recruit and deploy 60,000 volunteers to patrol the bars and beaches to help keep people socially distanced. It’s part of an effort to mitigate a second wave of COVID-19. Italy—one the first epicenters of the coronavirus pandemic—has seen its daily number of new cases and COVID-related deaths drop dramatically after two months of a draconian lockdown, but photos of people partying over the weekend after the country partially unclocked sparked concern that the population could be celebrating too soon.”