Jerry Sanders

Police to join crime/safety event Sunday, Aug. 5 at Kate Sessions Park, family activities set prior to 4 p.m. rock and reggae concert

Police to join crime/safety event Sunday, Aug. 5 at Kate Sessions Park, family activities set prior to 4 p.m. rock and reggae concert

The Pacific Beach Neighborhood Watch will host its first-ever Crime and Safety event prior to the 4 p.m. Siers Brothers concert, Sunday, Aug. 5 at Kate Sessions Park, 5115 Soledad Road.

The public is invited to see demonstrations from specialized police units such as K9 and SWAT, as well as pose for photo ops with fire and police equipment. It’s a rare occasion to learn what it takes to fight crime daily and protect the community.

“One of our goals is to educate people about exactly what police do to bring down the barriers between police and community,” said Marcella Teran, PB Neighborhood Watch coordinator. “The Crime and Safety event will bring the community face-to-face...

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