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Posted on: March 11, 2020

City police have new program to improve communications with the Hispanic community

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March 12, 2020 - Nuestra Communidad Hispaña (Our Spanish Community) is the name of a new program designed to improve communications and trust between the Hampton Police Division and the city’s Hispanic community.

Residents are invited ...

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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: 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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