The Winnipeg Police Service will be hosting a public forum at Kildonan-East Collegiate (inside the cafeteria), on Wednesday, October 10, 2018.
Doors will open at 6:00 p.m. This time frame will be allotted to the general public to interact one on one with the various partner agencies in attendance. Speeches will follow and commence at 7:00 p.m.
The event will cover the following:
• Chief Danny Smyth will lead the evenings events followed by commentary from the Winnipeg Police Board.
• Fentanyl Presentation will start at 7:00 pm.
• Addictions Foundation of Manitoba (AFM) will discuss resource support to the community.
• WPS Drug Expert will be speak on the topic of Methamphetamine and associated linkage to crime.
• Cory Guest - Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service Presentation
• Tim Fletcher - Complex Trauma and Addiction Specialist presentation
• James Favel - Bear Clan presentation
• Legalization of Cannabis presentation
• WPS Gang Expert will speak about public safety, dangers of gang association, prevention, and ultimately how we can collectively work together to STOP young kids from joining gangs.
• The Commander of Uniform Operations Division 14 (East District) will be in attendance to speak to area residents about issues specific to your community
• Crime Stoppers will be on hand to support those who have valuable information on gangs, illegal guns, drug trafficking or other crimes.