Sponsored by Love Speaks Out and Community Support Services of Mecklenburg County, this free training will help parents understand what teen dating violence is, develop skills to create a safety plan with teens, learn where to seek help, and much more.
The program will be offered twice:
- In-person on Thursday, July 14 6:00-7:00 p.m. at the Valerie C. Woodard Conference Center (3205 Freedom Dr., Suite 4000, Room 4011, Charlotte 28209)
- Virtually on Friday, July 15 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Click HERE to see an expanded version of the flyer at right.
Dog Walker Watch: Thursday, July 7, 2022
The Davidson Police Department invites residents to a Dog Walker Watch training session on July 7, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. in the town hall board room.
Dog Walker Watch encourages neighbors to assist local law enforcement by acting as extra eyes and ears while out walking their dogs. The program enhances the partnership between police and the community while providing resources for neighbors to be more aware of their surroundings and how to effectively observe and report suspicious activity.
This training session is open to the first twenty-five (25) Davidson residents who register, with additional training sessions coming in the future. To register, please complete the online form here Version OptionsAnnouncementsHeadline. If you have questions, please email Resource Officers Kanita Boone or Michael Prather at DPDCommunityEngagement@townofdavidson.org.
Summertime Storytime: Wednesday, June 29, 2022
The Davidson Police Department invites area children (or those young at heart) to attend a Summertime Storytime on Wednesday, June 29 on the steps of the Davidson Public Library. There will be two sessions, one at 1:30 p.m. and one at 5:30 p.m.
For more information, contact Resource Officers Kanita Boone or Michael Prather at DPDCommunityEngagement@townofdavidson.org.
Monday, June 13, 2022 at 10:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
The Davidson branch of the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library is sponsoring an informal chat with Davidson Chief of Police, Penny Dunn. Come meet Chief Dunn, ask questions, and learn more about police and their relationship to the community.
The program will be offered twice (10:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.) due to the Community Room's 25-person capacity.
Cone with a Cop, Saturday, June 11, 2022
The Town of Davidson Police Department is excited to be back building connections with the community at its fourth annual Cone with a Cop event after a 2-year break due to COVID-19.
The public is invited to join officers at Whit’s Frozen Custard (428 S. Main Street) on Saturday, June 11 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. when children will be able to interact with police officers and others while enjoying vanilla or chocolate custard.
This year, the event is expanding to include a Safety Day focus. Children will be able to learn about personal safety, such as how to handle strangers, cross the street safely, and more, and families can learn how to properly install a child car seat. Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel will also be on hand to answer questions.
Safer Internet Day- February 8, 2022
Safer Internet Day is an international awareness event which encourages safer internet use, especially among children and students. It emphasizes all aspects of online safety, including cyberbullying, social media, digital identity, etc... This year's focus is "sextortion" which focuses on associated online risks and the importance of parents talking with their children about the risks.