FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 28, 2019
SPD to host Neighborhood Watch training sessions in April
The Springfield Police Department will be conducting Neighborhood Watch training sessions from 6-8 p.m. on April 24 and 25. The training focuses on crime prevention, observation and reporting skills, Operation Identification and Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED). With 18 official Watch groups now formed, the program continues to grow within the City of Springfield.
SPD encourages all citizens living inside City limits to attend the free training sessions. Attendees must attend class both evenings to receive the full training. Those interested should register by contacting the SPD Crime Prevention Unit at 417-874-2113 or by submitting an online registration form. Seating is limited.
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Media Contact: Jasmine Bailey, Public Affairs Officer