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Cpl. Bob Jones and Crime Prevention Coordinator Athena Smith told reporters about the event at a press conference Tuesday morning

KAMLOOPS – Local RCMP officers along with members from other crime prevention agencies in the City will host a “meet and greet” event Wednesday afternoon to honour National Crime Prevention Week.

Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with members from RCMP auxiliary, Block Watch, Bylaws, the Community Safety Unit, Crime Stoppers, Graffiti Task Force, Community Policing, Restorative Justice and Victim Services.

The chance to register for volunteer opportunities will be available along with prizes, refreshments and a children’s play area.

Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites at 675 Tranquille will host the event from noon to 2:30 p.m. and again from 5 to 7:30 p.m.

To contact a reporter for this story, email Glynn Brothen at gbrothen@infonews.ca or call 250-319-7494. To contact an editor, email mjones@infonews.ca or call 250-718-2724

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