November’s City Council budget vote ensured the 19th Police District will be folded into the 23rd District, but for now how that transition will be conducted is up in the air. Part of that transition includes who will manage CAPS meetings, if the beats will stay the same and often CAPS meetings will be conducted.
In the meantime, 19th District Community Policing representative Lt. John Willner, has released a first quarter 2012 schedule for CAPS meetings. We’ve added those meeting dates and locations to the CSJ calendar and you can find a map of police beats here.
If you haven’t done so already, we strongly encourage you to attend at least one local CAPS meeting in your area. You’ll meet your beat officers, get their phone numbers and meet other citizens who are looking out for you.
Here’s the 19th District CAPS schedule for the CSJ area: