Arvada, CO – On Thursday, May 9 the Arvada Police Department will recognize officers and citizens making a difference in our community.
The Spring 2013 Arvada Police Awards celebration will take place at 7 p.m. on the main stage of the Arvada Center at 6901 Wadsworth Blvd.
“These awards are special because we recognize not only our officers who show exemplary service to their community, but also the citizens who made the decision to get involved and who, by doing so, made a difference,” said Police Chief Don Wick.
In addition, the Arvada Police will recognize 2nd graders from Arvada elementary schools who participated in the 5th Annual Police Officer Appreciation coloring content.
The public is invited and encouraged to attend. The event is free, and coffee and desserts will be served immediately following the ceremony.
About Arvada Police
The Arvada Police department, established in 1945, was the first agency in Colorado to be accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies. Arvada boasts one of the lowest crime rates in the metro area. Over 230 employees serve more than 100,000 residents and businesses and are committed to the principles of responsibility, dedication and respect. Learn more by visiting www.arvadapd.org or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
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