Enhanced SPD presence at MLK Day Unity March

Monique Cotton, Police Communications Director, 509.363.8285

Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 9 a.m.

The 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Unity Parade, starting tomorrow, January 20, 2014, at 10 a.m. at the Spokane Convention Center, will feature enhanced Spokane Police Department presence including:

  • Uniformed officers at each intersection
  • An emergency command post along the parade route
  • The Air One helicopter flying overhead
  • Members of the Explosive Disposal Unit (EDU) on site
  • SPD's Explosive Disposal K-9
  • SPD leadership walking in the parade
  • Additional behind the scenes efforts to maintain community safety

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