Dothan Police Encourage Community Watch Involvement

By: Bethany Anderson Email
By: Bethany Anderson Email

(Dothan, AL)--On Monday, the Dothan Police Department held a community watch meeting in hopes more people would get involved.

"The more people we have on our team, the better," Major Steve Parrish said. "If we can educate people, we can also get their feedback, and in turn, their help," he said.

The department will be holding community watch quarterly meetings for each district in Dothan. Since 2002, neighborhood watch members have been trained to help assist in natural disasters and emergency situations.

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  • by Anonymous on Jun 12, 2012 at 05:27 PM
    The more eyes watching the neighborhood the better.Remember don't engage the suspect. Just watch and call the cops and tell them what you've observed.Neighborhood watch, means WATCH out for your neighbors. The cops are hired to do the investigating, so please let them do it.
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