June 23, 2011

News Release

For Immediate Release

Police Host FREE Safety Expo June 25

The Springfield Police Department will host the citizen safety expo this Saturday June 25th from 10am until 7pm at Parkview High School.

The purpose of the expo is to educate the public in all realms of safety not only within their homes, but also in their places of business. The SPD will be bringing in experts from around the PD to speak on key topics to include:

Presentations will begin at 11am and will rotate throughout the day. The SPD will also display several vehicles for the public to view which include the DWI van, the mobile command post, two new SPD vehicles, motorcycles, Segways, bicycles and a SWAT vehicle.

The public is encouraged to attend.

Media Contact: Cpl. Matt Brown, phone: 417-864-1786
Release authorized by: Lt. Kirk Manlove

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 • springfieldmo.gov/spd