Officers are involved in Community engagement continually throughout their day, however, the following list briefly captures larger events:
Col. Summers Splash Pad Ceremony
Central Precinct: September 17, 2017
Central Officers attended the ceremony for the new Col. Summers Splash Pad. The Neighborhood Association was there along with Park employees and Portland Fire. Officers visited with 40+ people and handed out stickers.
Bike / Backpack give away and BBQ
North Precinct: September 16, 2017
Police partnered with Golden State Foods, the Salvation Army, Straight away Services and the Ronald McDonald House for an afternoon BBQ. During the BBQ, 62 kids received brand new bikes. Another 50 kids received backpacks filled with school supplies. In October, the group is planning a shoe give away where 150 kids will receive brand new shoes.
Police participation in ALS event.
East Precinct: September 16, 2017
Officers Nagy, Letter and Robertson assisted with the ALS event which went through East Precinct from 176Th-39th Ave along the Springwater corridor. The 3 officers rode ATV's to assist with the event. The participants were very pleased with the police turnout.