July’s edition of the Cleveland Police Foundation newsletter brings to the forefront a pressing call for support to fortify Cleveland’s ‘Thin Blue Line’ amidst a concerning public safety crisis. The detailed account emphasizes the harsh realities unfolding, from a spike in crime to an alarming shortage of officers. It invites the community to become a Friend of the Cleveland Police Foundation, an initiative aimed at bridging the gap between the police and the citizens they valiantly serve.
The newsletter also covers a variety of heartwarming and impactful stories –
- The success of the Cops for Kids Fishing Event 2023, a day filled with fishing, camaraderie between the police and the youth, showcasing the importance of community engagement.
- A touching display of compassion by four dedicated detectives, showing empathy and understanding during a family’s time of grief.
- Gratitude towards Mr. Jay Lucarelli for his generous support, recognizing him as the Community Partner of the Month for June 2023.
- The ongoing Leadership in Action campaign, with Executive Director Rick DeChant sharing insights on the radio about collaborative efforts to combat crime and foster a safe environment.
Dive deeper into these stories, discover more about the commendable efforts by our officers, and learn how you can play a part in enhancing public safety by reading the full newsletter here. Together, we can make a significant difference in forging a safer Cleveland.