The 19th annual Police Day is taking place for Oakville, Burlington, Milton, and Halton Hills residents to learn first-hand about law enforcement.
A series of interactive displays and presentations will be set up at Regional Headquarters at 1151 Bronte Rd. in Oakville.
Admission is free.
The event is running on Saturday, May 12 (rain or shine) from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
- Sum 41 and Third Eye Blind to perform at Burlington music festival this year
- PHOTOS: Horsing around on the GO Train
- Raptors’ tickets in high demand this season
Opening ceremonies will begin at 11 a.m. sharp.
The theme of this year’s event is ‘celebrating policing and community partnerships.’
Highlights and activities of the day will include: Tactical rescue unit demonstrations, K9 unit demonstrations; an opportunity to see the new Mobile Command Unit (MCU) and Armoured Rescue Vehicle; HRPS Pipes & Drums; live bands; children’s rides; BBQ provided by Troy’s Diner ($).
Indoors, you’ll find booths with information about emergency services, diversity, and volunteering and recruiting opportunities.
HMC Connections volunteer interpreters will be available through the information booth. ASL interpreter services available through the Information booth and ASL interpretation provided for all stage presentations.
Free parking is available at the north and south sides of headquarters.