Gracious Acts of Service Span Three Generations
Story By: Katie Cassaro
Sitting in Captain Sylvia Trundle’s office at the Akron Police Department (APD) with Officer Adam Lemonier, and hearing their stories, makes you truly appreciate our local heroes.
These men and women put their lives on the line daily to improve our reality – often with little, or no, recognition.
Officer Lemonier, part of the Neighborhood Response Team (NRT), has been with the APD for 15 years now. He can’t say enough good about the NRT unit.
By: Katie Cassaro
With never-ending calls pouring in daily to the Akron Police Department (APD), have you ever wondered what some of their biggest concerns for this area are?
We recently visited the APD to get the inside scoop, and found there’s something big that they’re working on to greatly improve our area.
Their Neighborhood Response Teams (NRT) came together this past spring thanks to a grant, and much good has come from it.
By Staff Writer
During the National Night Out Aug. 5, the Akron PeaceMakers had a spot at 17 sites throughout the city, providing information and guidance to youth. Attendees were also be asked to fill out a postcard with positive thoughts about their neighborhood. After the event, these cards were sent to residents in other neighborhoods promoting positive lifestyles in the Akron area.
The 31st Annual National Night Out (NNO) is a unique anti-crime and drug prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch Continue reading