Cone with a Cop, Saturday, June 11, 2022
The Town of Davidson Police Department is excited to be back building connections with the community at its fourth annual Cone with a Cop event after a 2-year break due to COVID-19.
The public is invited to join officers at Whit’s Frozen Custard (428 S. Main Street) on Saturday, June 11 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. when children will be able to interact with police officers and others while enjoying vanilla or chocolate custard.
This year, the event is expanding to include a Safety Day focus. Children will be able to learn about personal safety, such as how to handle strangers, cross the street safely, and more, and families can learn how to properly install a child car seat. Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel will also be on hand to answer questions.
Community Shredding Event, April 9, 2022
The Davidson and Cornelius Police Departments are joining forces and offering a free shredding event on April 9 in the Hough High School student parking lot. The event will run 9:00 a.m. until noon, or until trucks reach their capacity (or some other unforeseen event such as bad weather or equipment failure occurs). Officers will be assisting with directions, and participants are asked to stay in their vehicles. Residents can bring up to 4 boxes (normal file sized) of obsolete documents, financial statements, etc... No need to remove clips, staples, or binders from these documents! Please do not bring items that can be recycled or trashed, such as junk mail, newspapers or magazines.
Safer Internet Day- February 8, 2022
Safer Internet Day is an international awareness event which encourages safer internet use, especially among children and students. It emphasizes all aspects of online safety, including cyberbullying, social media, digital identity, etc... This year's focus is "sextortion" which focuses on associated online risks and the importance of parents talking with their children about the risks.