ALTON — The Alton Police Department will participate in a Coffee with a Cop event from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 12, at Senior Services Plus, 2603 N. Rodgers Ave.
Officers will be on site to enjoy a cup of coffee with members of the public who wish to meet and get to know a few of the men and women who protect the Alton area. This event is the first location for a new series that the police department is launching.
“The Coffee with a Cop is something new we are trying as part of a community outreach initiative,” Communications Officer Emily Hejna said. “We hope that any member of the Alton community is able to join us to have a nice conversation.”
The event is free and open to the public. For information, call (618) 465-3298, ext. 146.