FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Lakeland Police Department
Lakeland Police Department’s Annual Open House Scheduled for March 10th
LAKELAND, FL (February 17, 2012) -- The Lakeland Police Department is pleased to invite the public to their 8th Annual Open House on Saturday, March 10th, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at the downtown police station located at 219 N. Massachusetts Ave. This year’s event, will focus on Hurricane Preparedness and the department’s Lock It or Lose It campaign, and provide many activities for children.
This free event gives citizens the opportunity to go behind the scenes with Lakeland’s finest. During this fun-filled family day you can meet members of the SWAT team, take a peek inside the City’s mobile command center, see the armored rescue vehicle up close and check out the K-9 team in action! Also, back by popular demand, the helicopter will be onsite for guests to look inside. Tours of the police station will be given throughout the day and there will be plenty of children’s activities on hand. In conjunction with this year’s Hurricane Safety theme, there will be organizations on-site to provide tips on how you can prepare your family for this year’s storm season.
Come out and support one of Lakeland’s greatest assets and meet the officers that take pride in protecting our community every day.