Over the years, the Door County Sheriff’s Department has engaged in a number of outreach programs to bring residents of all ages in contact with officers in a positive setting. The recent “coffee with a cop” program in Sturgeon Bay is a good example. Another program which has been helping kids in Door County for more than a decade came & went quietly last weekend. Chop & shop with a cop, helped 30 kids have a happier Christmas season by teaming them up with law enforcement officers. Sheriff Terry Vogel says the program has been a huge success…[audio:http://www.wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/N1944.mp3|titles=Sheriff Terry Vogel]
Sheriff Vogel says the day’s event also helps kids see law enforcement officers in a different light…[audio:http://www.wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/N1945.mp3|titles=Sheriff Terry Vogel]
Those who’d like to sit down with a member of the Door County Sheriff’s Department as part of the “coffee with a cop” program can do so on January 9th, from 8AM-10AM, at the Belgian Delight restaurant in Brussels.