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Free Speaker Series: Safety in the Parks
June 6, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pmFree
Montgomery Parks continues its monthly speaker series on June 6, with Maryland-National Capital Park Police Lieutenant Nicole Adams and Sergeant Sabrina Pirtle.
The session, Safety in the Parks, will provide insight into the Maryland-National Capital Park Police operations. The Park Police patrol and protect more than 36,000 acres of land and 14 million visitors each year. Their jurisdiction includes parks, trails, playgrounds, swimming pools, campgrounds, golf courses, horse stables, athletic fields and a soccer stadium. The session will also include park safety tips and information about Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) strategies. CPTED is an approach that examines how environmental design can deter criminal behavior.
The presentation, followed by a question-and-answer session, is free and open to the public.
Complimentary boxed lunch is provided. Must pre-register for lunch
Location: Montgomery County Regional Office Building Auditorium
8787 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, 20901