Archive For The “General” Category

Kids and Cops Outing

By |

What a great outing for Kids ‘n Cops at Meijer! We can’t say enough good things about the restaurants that donated food and the supermarket (Meijer) that donated large gift cards for the kids to spend. Thanks to the alumni association for arranging and serving the food to the kids, their families and the police…

Read more »

November program meeting – Gangs

By |

Our November program meeting speaker was Sgt. Gary Crouch, a 23-year veteran of the Hamilton police department. He presented on gangs, guns, and drugs. He shared many great stories and anecdotes from his law enforcement in Butler County. We welcomed 7-8 members of the recent CPA 21 to the meeting.  We hope you join WCCPAAA!

Read more »

A.L.I.C.E. presentation at September program meeting

By |

Ofr Dan Dean gave a great presentation on active shootings, giving us a history, then modern tactics to counter an active shooting. Basically: Run, Hide, Fight. Ofr Dean had the group psyched up to handle an active threat.

Read more »

Annual picnic – and Ciro’s retirement

By |

We honored Ciro tonight at our annual picnic with the police officers.  Ciro couldn’t make it, but his replacement buddy, Jax, entertained us and even wore a lei for the occasion! 

Read more »

Bike Rodeo – Fun!

By |

Bike Rodeo – Fun!

Another great time at the Bike Rodeo!  We performed 17 Child IDs.  

Read more »

Matt Haverkamp Foundation, Fourteenth Annual Matt’s 5K Pursuit

By |

West Chester Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association members participated in the Matt Haverkamp Foundation, Fourteenth Annual Matt’s 5K Pursuit.  WCCPAAA donated $1,500 to the Matt Haverkamp Foundation in support of the new K9 for the West Chester Police Department.

Read more »

Police torch run

By |

On June 26, the West Chester police department participated in the annual torch run, taking over from our neighboring police department in Sharonville and continuing the run to parts north.   Law enforcement members and Special Olympics athletes carry the “Flame of Hope” into Opening Ceremonies of local competitions in a movement known as Guardians…

Read more »

June program meeting – human trafficking

By |

We enjoyed a great presentation by an undercover detective from the police department. The detective reviewed human trafficking in general and how it shows up in West Chester. There are some scary facts, especially around sex trafficking. We got to review two cases of sex trafficking with some unbelievable case facts. I’m glad our department…

Read more »

CPA Class #20 Graduation!

By |

CPA Class #20 Graduation! The six members of this small class made up for it with enthusiasm for learning about the West Chester police department. They shared what they liked the most about the classes, the SWAT exercise seeming to come out on top most often.   Welcome to the WCCPAAA, we hope!   Presentations…

Read more »

Tip-A-Cop at Texas Roadhouse

By |

West Chester Police Officers greeted guests, served dinner roles and line danced this evening at Tip-A-Cop held at Texas Roadhouse in West Chester. 10% of food sales and tip donations will go to the Special Olympics. CPA volunteers welcomed guests and assisted the officers.  Tip-A-Cop was a new community outreach opportunity for the West Chester…

Read more »