Friday, October 21, 2016

Peeps and Police Safety Forum

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.