This weekend is National Faith and Blue weekend. Three Grant County Law Enforcement organizations are joining forces for a community outreach event Friday, October 7th.

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According to a press release,  The Grant County Sheriff's Department and the Platteville and University of Wisconsin-Platteville police departments will participate in an event this Friday aimed at "engaging law enforcement officers along with local residents through the connections of faith-based organizations".

Friday's event will be held at the Rolling Hills Church, 1585 W. Main Street in Platteville,  Wisconsin from 5 to 7 pm.


Law enforcement will have equipment on display starting at 5 pm.  There will also be a drone demonstration and a K-9 unit demonstration.  Both will end at 6 pm and will be followed by a meal.

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The news release says this outreach program was originally planned with the local Hispanic community involved, but all residents are welcome.

Learn more HERE

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