October 21, 2016
WHAT: Peeps and Police Safety Forum
WHEN: 6-8 p.m. Monday, October 24, 2016
WHERE: Richmond Police Training Academy, 1202 W. Graham Road
BACKGROUND: The Richmond Police Department is partnering with Commonwealth Autism and JP Jumpers to host a Peeps and Police Safety Forum on October 24, which will focus on enhancing understanding and awareness between differently-abled individuals and first responders.
This free event will address general safety tips for city residents as well as begin a dialogue about Autism Spectrum Disorder and other development disabilities in an effort to increase knowledge about them for law enforcement and the community.