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Posted on: December 3, 2019

Faith-based leaders invited to learn more about police at special police academy starting Jan. 9

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Dec. 3, 2019 - The leaders of Hampton's faith-based community – including ministers, pastors, and worship leaders – can learn about the Police Division's mission, policies and day-to-day operations at a 12-week Minister's Citizen Police Academy that start...

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Police would use federal grant to pay for power source that can be used during emergencies

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Aug. 22, 2019 - The city of Hampton's Police Division is applying for a 2019 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant that would be used to support emergency communications and the department's "real time" information center. The annual gr...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

Ribbon-cutting Tuesday will mark grand opening of new police training academy in Hampton

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July 18, 2019 - The public is invited to attend a ribbon-cutting at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, July 23, for Hampton's new Police Training Academy.  Located in the former Teen Center at 300 Butler Farm Road, the academy will help modernize and enhance Ha...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Sign up for Citizen Police Academy and get to know officers and their jobs

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March 8, 2019 — Learn more about patrolling Hampton's streets and keeping residents safe in the Citizen Police Academy. Sign up by March 20 for the 12-week program, designed to teach residents about the mission, policies, and day-to-day operatio...

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Posted on: January 28, 2019

Police being proactive after early-2019 homicides; 2018 saw decrease in violent crimes

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Jan. 28, 2019 - Police Chief Terry Sult told City Council on Wednesday that the Police Division had already taken steps to address safety concerns after an unusual four homicides in January. That followed a decrease in crime last year, with violent crime ...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

Police, others planning for a week-long summer camp focusing on state law and teens

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April, 12, 2017 - The Hampton Police Department, Hampton Roads Committee of 200 + Men, Inc., Hampton's Department of Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services and Hampton's Youth Violence Prevention office will host a week-long "VA Rules Camp" &...

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