Springfield Neighborhood Watch training session is Oct. 2
The Springfield Police Department will be conducting a Neighborhood Watch training session on Thursday, Oct. 2. The session will be from 6-9 p.m. at the Springfield Regional Police and Fire Training Center, 2620 W. Battlefield.
Lisa Cox, public affairs officer, says the Neighborhood Watch program has been a tremendous success within the Springfield community and has made a significant difference with the participating Neighborhood Watch groups. The training focuses on crime prevention, observation and reporting skills, Operation Identification, and Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED).
The training sessions are provided to the citizens of Springfield free of charge. Those interested should register by contacting the SPD Crime Prevention Unit at 417-874-2113 or by submitting a registration form online. Seating is limited.
For more information, contact Lisa Cox, Public Affairs Officer by e-mail at LCox@springfieldmo.gov, or call her at 864-1786.