Update- To better meet the needs of confirmed and prospective registrants, the Durham Police Department Community Resource Unit (CRU) is postponing its Community Safety Workshop for Businesses that was scheduled for Saturday, April 13, 2019. The rescheduled date is likely to be in October 2019 to coincide with the department’s National Crime Prevention Month observance.
Durham Businesses Invited to DPD’s Annual Safety Workshop
Registration Deadline April 1
DURHAM, N.C. – The Durham Police Department (DPD) Community Resource Unit is holding its annual community safety workshop on Saturday, April 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Durham Police Headquarters, 602. E. Main Street. This year’s workshop specifically enlists Durham business representatives to attend. Participation is highly recommended for business owners, managers and security/loss prevention personnel. Topics include Robbery Prevention; Preserving Forensic Evidence; DPD’s Safe Place LGBTQ Initiative; Durham Businesses Against Crime; Durham Chamber of Commerce; and new Durham Police Headquarters insights. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided to registered participants.
Seating is limited. Participation is available to the first 60 business representatives who confirm attendance by close of business Monday, April 1, 2019. There is a maximum of two registrants per business.
Online registration is accessible via the department website – www.durhampolice.com. On the left side of the home page, click “Online Forms,” then click “2019 Community Safety Workshop (for businesses).” Inquiries about workshop registration should be directed to Officer LaWanda Mock at LaWanda.Mock@durhamnc.gov or call (919) 560-4404 extension 29417.
A person with a disability may receive an auxiliary aid or service to effectively participate in city government activities by contacting the ADA Coordinator, voice 919-560-4197, fax 560-4196, TTY 919-560-1200, or send an email to ADA@durhamnc.gov, as soon as possible but no later than 48 hours before the event and/or deadline date.